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Idaho State University Summer Marching Band Camp

The ISU Summer Marching Band Camp is an intense and fun three day camp in JUNE.  Work with the ISU Music Faculty and special guest artists as you develop your music and marching skills.  Camp Dates for 2019 are June 25-27.  Open to all students going in to high school (Fall 2019) and incoming ISU Bengal Marching Band members.  **Your school does not need to have a marching band to participate in this camp!!

Each Student Receives:

Warm Ups & Technique Exercises

Music Packet

Group Instruction by Excellent ISU Faculty and Guest Artists

"Honor Band" Concert Experience

Food and Lodging

Camp T-Shirt

College of Arts and Letters Swag

Games, Activities, and Fun!

Registration is OPEN and will close around June 15.



Registration for the ISU Summer Marching Band Camp!

Registration for the ISU Summer Marching Band Camp is now OPEN!  Please follow the link and submit your information.  All payments will be due upon arrival at the camp (Checks made to Idaho State University).  You will be emailed the forms to bring with you as well.



Registration Closes June 15.


2019 Camp Costs

Individual Housing Needed $275
Individual Local (No Housing) $180
Group Rate Fee Per School $500
Group Student Housing Needed $130
Group Student Local (No Housing) $75
  *Some schools divide school rate among students  
ISU Rate Housing/No Housing $50*
  *$50 will be added to your scholarship amount for the 2019 Bengal Marching Band  
EXAMPLE Local Group Rate: 10 students = $500 + ($75 X 10) = $1250  


Information and forms will be posted here.

2018 Sample Forms (2019 Updates coming soon)

Director Info 2018

Student Info 2018

Camp Invoice 2018 (for school groups)

Camp Map

Medical Form  - REQUIRED

Waiver 2018  - REQUIRED




Administration Tom Kloss - Music Director ISU Faculty
  Michael Helman - Logistics Director ISU Faculty
Leadership Bill Humbert- Leadership 
  George Hattendorf - Drum Majors Retired Master Teacher
Instrumental Staff Julie Sorenson - Flute ISU Faculty
  Shandra Helman - Clarinets ISU Faculty
  Jon Armstron - Saxophone ISU Faculty
  Eddie Ludema - Trumpet/Mellophone ISU Faculty***NEW
  Patrick Brooks - Trombone ISU Faculty
  Brian Wilson - Low Brass Eastman Artist
  Jon Armstrong - Jazz Night Clinic  
Drumline Staff Dave & Kathy Marvin Yamaha Sponsored Artists
  Thom Hasenpflug ISU Faculty
  Thaddeus Ferrin Hawthorne Middle School
Visual Staff   ISU Graduate
Colorguard Staff    
    ISU Colorguard Coach


Camp Concert Video!

Here is the opening song from the 2016 Summer Marching Band Camp.  What will happen in 2017?  Join us to find out!

Contact Us

(208) 282-4626

921 S. 8th Ave., Stop 8099 Pocatello, ID 83209