Category Archives: Marching Band

September 19 Announcements and Alerts

Madison County Night of Bands: In case your student hasn’t filled you in on the details for tomorrow, students are staying after school tomorrow, Tuesday, September 20th for loading the trailer, eating their dinner, dressing in to uniforms, and departing on buses at 4:30 to head to New Hope High School for the Madison County… Continue Reading

Reminders from Mr. Souder

– Please don’t forget the 2017 Spring Trip Meeting this evening, Tuesday August 30th at 7:00 PM in the band room.  I will cover the specifics of the trip itinerary, costs, sign-up process, and a few eligibility stipulations at the meeting.  This is going to be an awesome trip to Universal Studios, unlike any the students… Continue Reading

Madison County Night of Bands

The 2nd Annual Madison County Night of Bands event has been scheduled for Tuesday evening, September 20th at 6:30 at New Hope High School.  This is an opportunity for the 5 high school band programs (Buckhorn, Hazel Green, Madison County, New Hope, and Sparkman) to perform their shows for each other and the collective communities… Continue Reading

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  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


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