Contact & Location


Lionel Hampton School of Music

Physical Address:
Corner of Blake & W. Sweet Ave.
PHONE: 208-885-6231
FAX: 208-885-7254

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton School of Music
c/o University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
University of Idaho
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015
2013 Marching band playing for a group in their band camp attire

Band Camp 2014

  • Band Camp Info
    • Dates (new members): Tuesday-Sunday, Aug 19-24
    • Dates (returning members): Wednesday-Sunday, Aug. 20-24
    • Times: Plan to participate all day. Our schedule will NOT conflict with new student orientation activities. A detailed schedule will be available in July.
    • Location: UI Campus, Moscow, Idaho
    • Who: All Band Camp activities are REQUIRED for members.
    • Why: Learn our marching style, rehearse music, and begin learning pregame and halftime shows.
  • Downloads (pdf)
  • Percussion Auditions
    • Percussion events start at 9:00 am on Wednesday, August 20.
    • Click here for more information about auditions, audition materials, and the schedule.
  • New Member Meeting!
    • All NEW MEMBERS and their PARENTS should plan to attend an introductory meeting and dinner at 5:00 pm, Tuesday, August 19. This follows dorm check-in.
    • Parents will meet with band staff and Bruce Pitman, UI's Dean of Students.
    • Students will meet their section leaders and begin preparation for the season.
  • Early dorm move in
    • Early Dorm Move-in will be arranged for registered band members who have applied for housing and have paid their deposit prior to July 7. Click here to apply for housing.
    • A list of students who have room reservations will be posted in July. Please check that your name is on the list if you plan to move in early!
    • Check in will be 2:00-5:00 pm, Tuesday, August 19, at the 24-hour desk of the Living Learning Community (LLC).
    • If you have questions about dorms, please call University Housing at 800-681-9361 or email them at
  • Other Information
    • Need to borrow an instrument? There is no fee to borrow instruments used in marching band. We provide ALL instruments in the following sections: Mellophone, Euphonium, Sousaphone, and Percussion. In addition, we provide instruments to others based on availability. Contact Cori at to borrow an instrument.
    • Band Camp Meals - The Marching Band provide dinners (Wednesday-Sunday) and lunch (Thursday-Sunday) for all band members.
    • Greek Rush - We plan the band camp schedule to avoid rush events as much as possible. If there is a conflict, we will find a solution. Please contact us with questions and conflicts.