December 3rd BHS Band Notes

Coming Up This Week:
Tuesday, 12/04 - WP Rehearsal 3pm-5pm, WG Auditions 5:30pm-9pm
Wednesday, 12/05 - WP Rehearsal 1pm-5pm, JVG Rehearsal 3pm-5pm
Thursday, 12/06 - WP Rehearsal 5:30pm-9pm, VG Rehearsal 5:30pm-9pm
Saturday, 12/07 - FMCMEA Auditions

Coming Up Next Week:
Tuesday, 12/11 - WP Rehearsal 3pm-5pm, WG Auditions 5:30pm-9pm
Wednesday, 12/12 - MB Silent Sleigh Parade During 2nd Period, WP Rehearsal 1pm-5pm, JVG Rehearsal 3pm-5pm
Thursday, 12/13 - WP Rehearsal 5:30pm-9pm, VG Rehearsal 5:30pm-9pm, BHS Performing Arts Concert @ Rene Errotabere Center, 7pm
Friday, 12/14 - BHS Orchestra Winter Concert 7pm

New This Week

Concert Credit - Due by the end of the semester!
The final day to submit fall semester Concert Credit is Friday, December 21st. There are many types of events that will fulfill this requirement. Please visit our website for more information on the Concert Credit requirement or to submit your Concert Credit: (

Fireworks Committee Volunteers
We are looking for 2-3 parents to join the Buchanan Band Fireworks Committee. Laurie Dahlberg is leading it, but it's a big job, and she would like some help. The more people that know how to run it, the stronger and more successful our fireworks season will be. If you are interested, or want to learn more about the hours needed, please call or text Laurie at 559-708-2926.

Silent Sleigh Parade - Wednesday 12/12
We’ve been asked to march in the Silent Sleigh Parade Wednesday (12/12) during 2nd period at the Air National Guard Base. Call time is 8am at the band room. Students will change into uniforms and Students will be excused from class.

Loaned Marching Band Uniform Items - Due Next Week
All loaned Marching Shoes, Nike Shirts, and Nike Shoe Bags will need to be returned on Friday, December 14th. Shoes need to be wiped down, Nike Shirts washed (hang dry - no dryer!), labeled, and returned in a Ziploc bag labeled with your name, and Nike Shoe Bags cleaned out.

Show Posters & Helmets - For Sales!
If you missed out at the banquet, both of these items are available in the Charms Online Store.

Sponsor a Marching Band Awards Plaque
We are still looking for sponsors for: Best Rehearsing Section, Most Improved Brass, Most Improved Woodwinds, Outstanding Freshman, Outstanding Senior. You can sponsor these plaques on the Charms Online Store.

Marching Band Photos
Don’t forget to order your photos: 2018 Buchanan Marching Band Photos. No sales tax/free shipping offer if you email your order directly to by Tuesday, December 4th!

Past News

Fresno State Golf Cart Volunteers
Thank you to everyone who has driven this season! We appreciate your continuous support and dedication!

Missing Marching Band Already?
Videos from all of our performances can be view on Media page of our website. CUSD Band Night and our final rehearsal run-throughs are up.