ISU Marching Band Camp
The ISU Summer Marching Band Camp is an intense and fun three day camp held annually in July. Work with the ISU Music Faculty and special guest artists as you delvelop your music and marching skills. This year’s camp will take place Tuesday, July 11 through Thursday, July 13.
Visit the Marching Band Camp website to learn more about the camp, camp staff and the Bengal Marching Band.
Dorms open July 10 at 5 p.m. Camp will take place July 11, 12 and 13 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily. The final camp concert will be held on July 13 at 6 p.m. on ISU's Quad and is free to attend.
Individual Resident (needing housing): $275
Individual (local): $185
Group Rate School Fee: $500
Group Per Student Resident Rate (needing housing): $125*
Group Per Student Rate (local): $75*
ISU Rate: Graduated seniors that will be in the ISU Marching Band in the fall may attend the camp for free!
*Please note that some directors add part of the school fee to your group rate.
Thomas Kloss: Music Director, ISU Faculty
Michael Helman: Logistics Director, ISU Faculty
Bill Humbert: Pinnacle Leadership
Dr. Brandt Payne: Youngstown State University
Julie Sorenson: Flutes, ISU Faculty
Shandra Helman: Clarinet, ISU Faculty
Jonathan Armstrong: Saxophone, ISU Faculty
Patrick Brooks: Trombones, ISU Faculty
Brian Wilson: Low Brass, iplayeuphonium.com
Tom Banyas: Trumpet/Mellophone, ISU Faculty
Yamaha Sponsored Drumline Instructor (TBA)
Thom Hasenpflug: ISU Faculty
Thaddeus Ferrin: Hawthorne Middle School
Edwin Parker: New Mexico State University
Angela Rasmussen: ISU Colorguard Coach
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