Tritone Jazz Fantasy Camps


Journalists seem to like our camps as much as campers do. Here's a sample of the stories they've produced. We hope their observations will help you understand us even better.

Wall Street Journal, March 16, 2013

Wall Street Journal Selects Tritone as Top Jazz Camp for Grownups. Read More

Jazz Times, February 22, 2010

Lee Mergner, editor of Jazz Times, one of the world's premier jazz publications, took note of what we're doing at Tritone camps and provided this wonderful assessment, for which we are very grateful.

City Newspaper, Rochester, NY, 2004

Tritone Jazz Fantasy Camp was the 2004 Critics' Choice Award Winner for Outstanding Contributions to the Quality of Life in Greater Rochester.

Washington Post Magazine , June 30, 2002

Freelance writer Carlo Rotella spent the whole week at our 2001 camp in Rochester, NY, then put together "Playing in Time," a 5000-word masterpiece that beautifully captures the Tritone spirit. Click on the PDF above to read this great article.

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"Jazz Fantasy Camp" on the Fine Living Network

In summer 2003, a video crew spent the week with us at beautiful Bjorklunden in Baileys Harbor, WI. The 30-minute program they produced aired about 30 times that fall and winter. We're working on putting some streaming video of the program here for you to view. Until then, go to and search "jazz fantasy camp."

Jazziz Magazine, October 2004

Assistant editor Bill Meredith penned this perceptive article about our 2004 Nazareth camp. Click on the PDF icon; the story is on page 16 of the print edition.

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Down Beat Magazine, November 2003

Jazz writer Ron Netsky observed our 2003 camp at Nazareth College in Rochester and put together a fine piece about the magic that happens there. Click on the PDF icon to read. If you keep your own Down Beat archive, it's on page 84.

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The (Appleton, WI) Post-Crescent, August 11, 2002

Staff writer Jim Lundstrom drove up to Bjorklunden to cover our 2002 camp and produced two wonderful stories about Tritone's history and mystery.

Much more to come. Please check back occasionally.