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ISU Marching Band Camp

Marching Band

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. 

Administrative Staff

Thomas Kloss: Music Director, ISU Faculty

Michael Helman:  Logistics Director, ISU Faculty


Bill Humbert: Pinnacle Leadership

Dr. Brandt Payne: Youngstown State University

Instrumental Staff

Julie Sorenson:  Flutes, ISU Faculty

Shandra Helman:  Clarinet, ISU Faculty

Jonathan Armstrong: Saxophone, ISU Faculty

Patrick Brooks: Trombones, ISU Faculty

Brian Wilson: Low Brass,

Tom Banyas: Trumpet/Mellophone, ISU Faculty 

Drumline Staff 

Yamaha Sponsored Drumline Instructor (TBA)

Thom Hasenpflug: ISU Faculty

Thaddeus Ferrin: Hawthorne Middle School

Colorguard Staff

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


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