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All Summer Camps at Idaho State University have been canceled for 2020.  We will be back in 2021!!

Thank you all very much for your support of our camp and our educational opportunities for the music students in our area.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at:



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 2020 are June 23-25.  Open to all students going in to high school (Fall 2020) and incoming ISU Bengal Marching Band members.  **Your school does not need to have a marching band to participate in this camp!!  240 students in 2019!!!!!

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 will open about April 1, and will close 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 will open on April 1.


2019 Camp Costs

Individual Housing Needed $TBA
Individual Local (No Housing) $TBA
Group Rate Fee Per School $500
Group Student Housing Needed $TBA
Group Student Local (No Housing) $TBA
  *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 = $TBA  



Information and forms will be posted here.

2020 Forms Will Be Posted Here



2019 Sample FORMS 

Camp Invoice 2019 (for school groups)

Camp Waiver 2019  REQUIRED

Medical Form 2019  REQUIRED

Student Info 2019

Schedule 2019

Camp Map




Administration Tom Kloss - Music Director ISU Faculty
  Michael Helman - Logistics Director ISU Faculty
Instrumental Staff Julie Sorenson - Flute ISU Faculty
  Shandra Helman - Clarinets ISU Faculty
  Jon Armstrong - Saxophone ISU Faculty
  Eddie Ludema - Trumpet/Mellophone ISU Faculty
  Patrick Brooks - Trombone ISU Faculty
  Jon Armstrong - Jazz Night Clinic  
Drumline Staff    
  Thom Hasenpflug ISU Faculty
  Thaddeus Ferrin Hawthorne Middle School
Visual Staff Evan Chivers ISU Graduate
Colorguard Staff    

Camp Concert Video!

Here is the 2019 Camp Concert!  What will we do in 2020???