JSU Marching Southerners

Marching Southerners

Band Camp

Summer and Band Camp Schedule

Last updated: April 5th, 2021

* If needed, you can download a campus map here.

BRASS DAY (Not Mandatory)

Saturday, July 10th

  • 9:00 a.m.: Check in at Mason Hall
  • 9:30 a.m: Sectional Rehearsals begin
  • 12 noon LUNCH BREAK
  • 1:30 p.m. Sectionals
  • 3 p.m. FULL Ensemble
  • 4 p.m. Dismissal

 

WOODWIND DAY (Not Mandatory)

Saturday, June 26th

  • 9:00 a.m.: Check in at Mason Hall
  • 9:30 a.m: Sectional Rehearsals begin
  • 12 noon LUNCH BREAK
  • 1:30 p.m. Sectionals
  • 3 p.m. FULL Ensemble
  • 4 p.m. Dismissal

 

***The Brass and Woodwind rehearsal days ARE NOT MANDATORY. These are simply extra rehearsals that are a great opportunity to meet you section, and play through the music before Band Camp!***
 
 
ROOKIE CAMP (and JSU Drumline)

 

Monday, August 2nd

  • 9am-12pm Dorm check-in
  • 1pm Rookie Orientation Meeting – Mason Hall Recital Hall
  • 2-5pm Sectional Rehearsals/Instrument Checkout (20Js, Mellophones, Baritones)
  • 5-6pm Cookout (Bennett Field)
  • 7-10pm Marching Rehearsal (Bennett Field)

FULL BAND CAMP

Monday, August 2nd

  • 9am-12pm Dorm check-in
  • 8-9pm Instrument check-out (20Js, Mellophones, Baritones) (Bennett Field)

 

Tuesday, August 3rd

  • 8am Full Band (STARS & SALVATION / CAMP WELCOME) (Location TBA)
  • 10am-12pm Sectional Rehearsals
  • 12-1:30pm LUNCH
  • 1:30-4pm Sectional Rehearsals
  • 4-6pm DINNER
  • 6-10pm Marching Rehearsal (Bennett Field)

 

Wednesday, August 4-Friday, August 6

  • 9am-12pm Sectionals / Visual Rehearsal (Bennett Field)
  • 12-1:30pm LUNCH
  • 1:30-3pm Sectionals
  • 3-4pm Full Ensemble
  • 4-6pm DINNER
  • 6-10pm Marching Rehearsal (Bennett Field)

 

Friday, August 6

  • 10am Move out of dorm if not staying for the academic year

Saturday, August 7

  • 6pm Warm-up/Sectionals
  • 7pm Marching Southerners Showcase (JSU Stadium)
  • 8-10pm Rehearsal

 

Sunday, August 8
OFF

Monday, August 9-Friday, August 13

  • 9am-12pm Sectionals / Visual Rehearsal (Bennett Field)
  • 12-1:30pm LUNCH
  • 1:30-3pm Sectionals
  • 3-4pm Full Ensemble
  • 4-6pm DINNER
  • 6-10pm Marching Rehearsal (Bennett Field)

 

Saturday, August 14-Sunday, August 15
OFF

Monday, August 16

  • 9am-12pm Drum Corps members return and check in to dorms (if staying for the academic year)
  • 9am-12pm Concert Band Auditions
  • 12-1:30pm LUNCH
  • 1:30-3pm Sectionals
  • 3-4pm Full Ensemble
  • 4-6pm DINNER
  • 6-10pm Marching Rehearsal (Bennett Field)

 

Tuesday, August 17

  • 9am-12pm Concert Band Auditions
  • 3-4pm Full Ensemble
  • 5-7pm Cookout / Freshman Convocation (JSU Stadium)
  • 7pm (after Convocation) Rehearsal / Run-through (JSU Stadium)

 

Wednesday, August 18
CLASSES BEGIN!

  • 4:15-5:45pm Regular Rehearsal (Bennett Field)