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Sinti Jazz Guitar Camp June 22-June 26 – 2021 / CANCELED
22 June, 2021 - 26 June, 2021
Sinti Jazz Guitar Camp – Nuenen – June 22 – June 26 2021
Learn from the gypsies how to play guitar like the gypsies!
Price: € 495,- (incl VAT)
For RHYTHM as well as for SOLO Guitarists.
Paulus Schäfer, Christien van Helden (volunteer), Lamla Weis, Ollie Schäfer and Henk van Beurden
About the accommodation:
The workshop venue is a scouting clubhouse, surrounded by meadows and trees. In the evening we walk through a field to go to the gypsy camp. The building is situated in the countryside ‘t Huysven with many facilities: workshop rooms, a terrace, toilets, showers. There is large meadow for campers, caravan or tents. Take a sleeping bag, mat and of course your guitar with you. The address: De Huikert 35, 5674 RG Nuenen (Gerwen).
Transportation to the camp:
We can pick you up from the train station in Eindhoven at either: 2 pm or 4 pm.
Transportation after the camp:
We can take you back to the train station after breakfast.
Foods and drinks:
Included in the price: 4 x dinner, breakfast and lunch (Café de Stam). Also tea coffee, softdrinks and snacks.
Beer and wine are available for a small price.
1. No extra charge: in your own tent, caravan or car at the meadow or parking lot of the workshop building.
2. No extra charge, less privacy. You can share the rooms where we jam, practice, hang with a few others. Just bring
your sleeping bag, sleeping mat or airbed, a pillow, your own towel and toiletries.
3. In the hotel in Nuenen. Just email or call the hotel to make your own reservation there. The price of the rooms is not
included in the camp fee. Note: the hotel is about three kilometer from the venue. Usually there are participants with
cars, if not we will pick you up and bring you back there.
Contact info of the Hotel:
Parkhotel Auberge Vincent
Park 69, 5671 GC Nuenen
June 22: Arrival at the venue. Put up your tent etc.
Evening: dinner and welcome in the gypsy camp, then jam at the venue.
June 23: Morning and afternoon: group lessons, The students will rotate so everybody gets to study with each
Evening: dinner in the village, then jam at the venue.
June 24: Morning: group lessons. Afternoon: split up in small groups, individual tutoring.
Evening: dinner in the village, jamming at gypsy camp with the Schäfer family.
June 25: Morning and afternoon individual tutoring while small groups are rehearsing for performance. The teachers
will walk around and give everybody personal attention. Evening: dinner at the venue.
LAST EVENING: Party / concert for and with the gypsy families as well as for the people from the town, who
buy tickets for the show.
June 26: Breakfast and goodbye.
HOW TO REGISTER:
Send an email to for a register form. After you have returned the completed form, you will receive an
invoice.As soon as we received your money in our bank account your registration will be completed and you will receive
You can also pay by PayPal. Pay attention the costs of PayPal will be charged to the participant !!!!
Meals at the venue during the Camp will only be available and prepared for participants. The meals are carefully
prepared by Paulus’ family and we don’t want to overload them. Café de Stam is no eatery. There are several eateries
and restaurants in the nearby village Nuenen. Of course, everyone is welcome at the public jams and the presentation on
the last evening. Only participants are allowed to be present during the lessons and workshops.
Our contact information:
Henk van Beurden (Sinti Music)
Tel. +31 6 81935569 / Email: