Category Archives: Marching Band

Need to Knows from Mr. Souder

Here are a few upcoming things to mark on your calendars/schedules and to be aware of procedure: Friday, August 19 – Jamboree (HOME) – call time @ 5:00 (Football boosters begin charging for parking around this time so if a student leaves to go home and returns, it needs to be before they begin charging.)… Continue Reading

Honor Band Opportunities

1. University of South Alabama Jaguar Marching Honor Band – information below 2. University of North Alabama Pride of Dixie Extravaganza – go to this link to apply https://www.una.edu/universitybands/Marching%20Band%20Extravaganza/2016-marching-band-extravaganza.html  Greetings from Mobile and the University of South Alabama! We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Jaguar Marching HonorBand.  This year’s Marching Honor Band will… Continue Reading

District/All-State AND Buckhorn Band “Ensemble & Chair Placement Auditions

Important Information about District/All-State auditions AND Buckhorn Band “Ensemble & Chair Placement” Auditions: Each year, our students have the opportunity to audition for District Honor Band (Madison, Morgan, Limestone Counties combined) and All-State Honor Bands through an audition in late January (both auditions are one-in-the-same).   The students have to prepare all 12 major scales, 2 minor… Continue Reading

MARCHING BAND UNIFORMS DO’S AND DON’T’S

SHORTS White athletic shorts are to be worn under the white marching bibbers – These are the LONGER athletic shorts that are available at both Wal-Mart and Target (see below) and cost less than 10 dollars. They need to fall to at LEAST mid-thigh. GIRLS – PLEASE NO SHORT SHORTS! You may need to purchase… Continue Reading

2016 Wishlist

You already give so much to this program- and we have yet another favor to ask of you.  We’re knee-deep into getting this year’s marching show on the field and it’s time for this year’s big bad wish list!  Our band is bigger than ever before and as you know, it takes a LOT to… Continue Reading

Uniform Fitting Day – July 30

Uniform Fitting Day will be held Saturday, July 30th.  It will be at the BHS Band Room from 9:00am to approximately 1:00pm.  There are a few important instructions for this day, so please click here to view the document.  Please print this off and read it carefully so your student has everything they need for this… Continue Reading

Band Jacket Order Form

It’s that time again! Band Jackets are only ordered once a year, and offered only to Buckhorn High School Band. They will be delivered in time for cool weather! Don’t delay, we’ll be collecting orders until Friday, July 29th. Please click on the link below to view and print the order form,  JACKET ORDER FORM Continue Reading

Official Band Camp Information – from Mr. Souder

Remember, frequent hydration before camps is crucial! Camps are quickly approaching including some specific days and times before and after camps that everyone needs to know about. Everything you need to know is included in this two-page newsletter!  Please read carefully and thoroughly, rookies and vets – parents and students. Click here to download this… Continue Reading