About Mid-Atlantic Camps

Mid-Atlantic Camps begins this year with great expectations, renewed purpose and continued attention to detail.

Mid-Atlantic Camps maintains a widely recognized standard of excellence. The experienced staff will do its utmost to ensure you an exemplary camp.

We hope you join us at a camp!

Our Staff

John Savage, Owner
Twenty-Six years experience in music education; 10 years public school; 16 years on the university level as professor of music and director of bands. Past president of the Virginia Music Educators Association. President/Director, Mid-Atlantic Camps.

Dwight Leonard, Camp Director
Music Educator - 20 years, Sixteen years as a Virginia music educator, and past president of the Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association and elected for two terms as Secretary of the Virginia Music Educators Association. Awarded Mid-West Medal of Honor and holds Citation of Excellence from the National Band Association. Inducted into Who's Who Teachers of America; elected member of Phi Beta Mu.

Historical Background

Mid-Atlantic Camps, Inc., was formed in 1977 and is the administering company for a wide range of summer camp programs for Middle School and High School Students.


The basic philosophy of Mid-Atlantic Camps, Inc., has as its focus a concern for honesty, integrity, and forthrightness. It is expected that this concern be apparent in every facet of the relationships involved in the conduct of business. It embraces the inter-personal relationships of the staff; the cooperation with middle and high school students, with support organizations and facilities, with suppliers, and with every individual whose assistance contributes to Mid-Atlantic Camp's performance.

Mission Statement

Designed and administered by professional music educators, each aspect of Mid-Atlantic Camps reflects care and consideration. Mid-Atlantic Camps maintains a widely recognized dedication to excellence, and pledges to its performing groups the utmost attention to detail in providing superior music education experiences.