ISU Marching Band Camp

Marching Band

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. 

Administrative Staff

Thomas Kloss – ISU Faculty, Camp Co­director: Music

Michael Helman – ISU Faculty, Camp Co­director: Logistics

Leadership & Drum Major Staff

Bill Humbert –, Leadership

Kendall LeJeune – Drum Majors

Instrumental Staff

Julie Sorenson – ISU Faculty, Flutes

Shandra Helman – ISU Faculty, Clarinet

Jonathan Armstrong – ISU Faculty, Saxophones/Jazz

Patrick Brooks – ISU Faculty, Trombones

Brian Wilson –, 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


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