ISU Marching Band Camp
Idaho State University’s Marching Band Camp is held every year to expose high school students to ISU and what it can offer them. Over the two days of camp, students participate in workshops and classes, as well as perform a concert at the end of the camp. They have the opportunity to work with ISU faculty and staff, as well as talented musicians from other universities and organizations.
This year’s camp will take place Tuesday, July 11 through Thursday, July 13. Housing is available.
Be sure to like our new Facebook page where you can learn about the camp, and we’ll post bios of the staff and other cool information.
Dorms open Monday, July 10 at 5 p.m. Camp will take place Tuesday, July 11 through Thursday, July 13, 2016. Our Final Camp Concert will be held Thursday, July 13 at 6p.m. The concert is free to attend.
Individual Resident (needing housing): $275
Individual (local): $185
Group Rate School Fee: $500
Group Per Student Resident Rate (needing housing): $120* Group Per Student Rate (local): $65*
ISU Rate: Graduated seniors that will be in the ISU Marching Band in the fall may attend the camp for free (local), and $45 (need housing).
*Please note that some directors add part of the school fee to your group rate.
Thomas Kloss – ISU Faculty, Camp Codirector: Music
Michael Helman – ISU Faculty, Camp Codirector: Logistics
Leadership & Drum Major Staff
Bill Humbert – azleadership.com, Leadership
Kendall LeJeune – Drum Majors
Julie Sorenson – ISU Faculty, Flutes
Shandra Helman – ISU Faculty, Clarinet
Jonathan Armstrong – ISU Faculty, Saxophones/Jazz
Patrick Brooks – ISU Faculty, Trombones
Brian Wilson – iplayeuphonium.com, Low Brass
Drum Line and Colorguard
Yamaha Sponsored Drumline Instructor (TBA)
Shane Lindsay – ISU Drumline Coach
Thaddeus Ferrin – Drumline
Felicia Johnson – ISU Colorguard Coach
...and MORE to come!
Participants may choose from any of our unique, specialized tracks to focus on during camp:
Performance Track: Woodwind and Brass techniques
Drumline/Mallet Track: All Drumline and Mallet instruments
Section Leader: Working toward becoming the most effective section leader
Drum Major: Conducting and leadership training for leading your ensembles
Colorguard: Flag & Rifle technique