28 June 2009
BY CHASE PURDY
The Arizona Republic

Carole Pellatt doesn't shake hands, she hugs.

Her infectious enthusiasm sets the tone at Camp Jam, a Scottsdale summer camp geared toward helping young musicians learn to play an instrument and create a stage presence.

Pellatt started directing the Scottsdale chapter of Camp Jam three years ago. She said she teams with other local musicians and music teachers to instruct and run the camp.

"The whole slogan for the camp is, 'No canoes, lots of rock,'" Pellatt said. "We're musicians and we treat the kids like musicians from day one."


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