Established in 1971, the LSU Tiger Band Colorguard is comprised of approximately 30 individuals out of the 325 member Tiger Marching Band. This line is chosen by a special audition in the spring of each year. Membership is open to all qualified students who are on campus, entering freshmen, or transfer students. Students (including transfer students) must have a 2.0 grade point average in order to audition for the line. Previous colorguard experience is required.
The LSU Colorguard performs with the Tiger Band at all LSU home and away football games. Students chosen for the LSU Tiger Band Colorguard receive a music activity scholarship award of $1000.
Workshops for the 2013-2014 LSU Colorguard will occur on:
Sunday, February 24th from 1-3 pm
Sunday, March 17th from 1-3 pm
Sunday, April 7th from 1-3 pm
All workshops will take place in the new Tiger Band Hall located on Aster Street. Workshops are optional but highly encouraged--especially for new members who have not auditioned for the ensemble previously. In each workshop, you will learn the components required for the audition.
Audtions for the 2013-2014 LSU Colorguard will take place on Saturday, April 27th from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm in the new Tiger Band Hall located on Aster Street just West of Highland Rd.
Auditions will consist of:
-Fundamentals of spinning and tossing flag
-Basic dance elements
-Learning and performing the audition routine
-Performance of an individual routine with your own original choreography (60 second time limit to music of your choice)
Attire for the auditions should be black jazz pants, black top, and dance shoes. Auditionees should arrive with performance hair and make-up. Flags and poles will be provided by LSU for the audition. You may use your own equipment for your original routine, but the remainder of the audition must be performed with LSU's flags. See the LSU colorguard facebook page for updates.
Members of the 2012-2013 LSU Colorguard
Members of the 2011-2012 LSU Colorguard
Captains and Provisional Members of the 2010-11 LSU Colorguard at the end of the day on April 18, 2010