Dr. Alfred & D. Suzi Osher School of Music

All-State Instrumental Boot Camp

October 5, 2019
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Corthell Hall, 13 University Way, Gorham
$20 includes BBQ lunch and concert
Portland Youth Wind Ensemble

Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
All-State Boot Camps at USM for High School Musicians

Opportunity to work with USM music faculty to prepare for the 2020 All-State auditions. Wind and percussion students will also have the opportunity to join the USM Concert Band for one piece during their Outdoor Band Concert at 1 p.m. This performance will continue the tradition of offering a BBQ lunch, sponsored by Sodexo, and this year's All-State Boot Camp musicians can eat for free!

USM Instrumental All-State Boot Camp & USM Concert Band Performance –

Oct. 5, 2019



HS Boot Campers check-in

Corthell Lobby


HS Boot Campers Welcome meeting

Corthell Concert Hall

9:45 – 11:15am

HS Boot Campers in Masterclasses


11:15am – 12:00pm

HS Boot Campers – Mock Auditions (cannot take place in Rm. 320)


12:00 – 12:45pm

USM Concert Band Dress Rehearsal

Corthell 320

HS Boot campers join from 12 – 12:15pm; they will then be dismissed to join their families for BBQ lunch


USM CB members get seated

Corthell Lawn

1:00 – 2:00pm

USM Concert Band Outdoor Concert

Final piece (Sousa – El Capitan) – featuring HS Boot Camp students


$20 includes BBQ lunch at noon.

Register here: www.usm.maine.edu/music/allstatebootcamp

Learn more about the 17th Annual Old-Fashioned Outdoor Band Concert at

Those needing special accommodations to participate fully in this program, contact Lori Arsenault, (207) 780-5142, loria@maine.edu. Hearing impaired: call USM's telex / TDD number (207) 780-5646.

Contact Information

USM Music Box Office