lsu band music camp

Events & Camps

The LSU Department of Bands is pleased to offer several unique workshops, camps, and events, each geared towards improving the technique and proficiency of middle and high school band students, current band directors, and their ensembles.

Spring 2023

band director recieving instruction

Conductor’s Art

January 20 - 21, 2023

The Conductor's Art is a multi-day conducting and teaching workshop. Participants will conduct the LSU Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Winds, and Chamber Winds while receiving direct coaching from our guest clinicians and individual feedback from the LSU Department of Bands faculty.


trumpet players in rehearsal

Stately Oaks Band Festival

February 2 - 4, 2023

This multi-day camp is designed for high school and middle school band students in the 7th through 12th grades. Students will participate in full band rehearsals with special guest conductors. Participants will also attend a special Collage Concert, featuring the LSU Department of Bands and LSU School of Music, as well as perform in a final concert on Saturday afternoon that is free and open to the public.


tiger band performing at fall fest

Spend a Day With Tiger Band

TBD 2023

The Golden Band from Tigerland hosts a "Spend A Day With Tiger Band" event, open to current 10th - 12th grade band students on eligible instruments, giving them the opportunity to perform in Tiger Stadium with the Tiger Band during the annual LSU Spring Football Game.

Registration and more information coming soon!


Summer 2023

students posing for a photo in the greek theater

LSU Bands Music Camp

June 18 – 22, 2023

This is an intensive summer music camp for high school students with a wide range of experience. Students will study privately on their instrument, in concert rehearsal settings, as well as in chamber groups, working with accomplished professional faculty from the LSU School of Music.

Registration and more information coming soon!

tiger band students receiving instruction

Tigerland Auxiliary & Leadership Camp

June 25 – 28, 2023

This leadership camp is geared to give high school students all of the skills necessary to return to their band programs ready to go for the coming year. Students will work closely with LSU Department of Bands directors and staff to refine their leadership skills, colorguard work, and marching percussion fundamentals.

Registration and more information coming soon!