The fourth annual GRAMMY In The Schools Live! concert will take place Feb. 6 at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. The concert will feature a special guest performance by Latin GRAMMY- and GRAMMY-winning artist Juanes with members of GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session along with student alumni from GRAMMY Camp and GRAMMY Signature Schools.
GRAMMY In The Schools Live!— A Celebration Of Music & Education is sponsored by Ford Motor Company Fund and the Starkey Hearing Foundation, with support from Best Buy and Converse.
GRAMMY Camp, GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session and GRAMMY Signature Schools are programs designed for U.S. high school students and high school music programs, and are part of the GRAMMY Foundation's GRAMMY in the Schools offerings.
GRAMMY Camp offers selected high school students an interactive residential summer music experience. Focusing on all aspects of commercial music, this unique opportunity provides instruction by industry professionals in an immersive creative environment with cutting-edge technology in professional facilities.
High school singers and instrumentalists are eligible to audition for GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session. Selectees receive an all-expenses-paid trip to the annual GRAMMY Awards, participate in high-profile GRAMMY Week performances and recording sessions, and attend the GRAMMY telecast.
The GRAMMY Signature Schools program recognizes top public high schools across the country for outstanding commitment to their music education programs.
The 2013 GRAMMY Camp application deadline is March 31. Financial assistance is available to qualified applicants. The deadline for the 2013 GRAMMY Camp — Jazz Session and GRAMMY Signature Schools programs is Oct. 22. Applications for both programs are available at www.grammyintheschools.com.
GRAMMY In The Schools Live! is part of the GRAMMY Week series of events, culminating with Music's Biggest Night. The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards will take place on Sunday, Feb. 10, at Staples Center in Los Angeles and will be broadcast live in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on CBS from 8–11:30 p.m. (ET/PT).