Welcome to Idaho State University Athletic Bands!

Also known as the Spirit of ISU, the Athletics Bands at Idaho State are the most dedicated, visible, and energetic organizations at Idaho State University. Whether we are at a football, basketball game or pep rally, the athletic bands are there to exhibit pride and school spirit at every event. Fans welcome the powerful performances, and members love being involved with something great where they can develop friendships that will last a lifetime. We hope that you will be part of our proud tradition and exciting future! Go Bengals!

Join the Band

If you are interested in joining the band or would like more information about the bands at ISU, please fill out and submit the form below. This does not obligate or register you as a band member. All information is confidential and will only seen by Idaho State University faculty and band staff personnel.

Street Address:
Marching Instrument:
Concert Instrument:
I am interested in: Marching Band • Basketball Band • Portneuf Valley Drumline • Fiero Winter Guard
Concert Band • Jazz Band
Prospective Major:
High School:
Graduation Year:
List any musical Honors received. (Honor Bands, Solo or Ensemble Ratings, First Chair Player, Section Leader,
Colorguard Captain, Drum Major, Band Officer, etc.)



Over $100,000 in scholarship money is available each year to music majors and non-music majors enrolled in ISU performing groups.

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Common Questions

Many students have the same questions as you do when thinking about joining the band. Here are some answers to the most common questions.

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Contact us

ISU Athletic Bands • Kevin York, Director
921 South 8th Avenue • Pocatello, ID 83209
Office (208) 282-2748 • Fax (208) 282-4884
Email: isubands@isu.edu