May 13th Band Notes

Coming Up This Week:
Monday, 05/13 - JBB Rehearsal 3pm-5pm
Tuesday, 05/14 - MB Percussion Workshop 3pm-5:30pm
Wednesday 05/15 - CG Auditions 3pm-6pm
Thursday, 05/16 - MB Percussion Workshop 3pm-5:30pm
Friday, 05/17 - CG - Auditions 3pm-6pm, Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal 3pm-4:30pm
Saturday, 05/18 - End of the Year Concerts (See Events Menu for details)

Coming Up Next Week:
Tuesday, 05/21 - MB Percussion Workshop 3pm-5:30pm
Wednesday 05/22 - CG Rehearsal 3pm-5pm
Thursday, 05/23 - MB Percussion Workshop 3pm-5:30pm, 2019 MB Parent Meeting 6pm @BHS MPR
Friday, 5/24 - Early Release Day (12pm) due to State Track Meet

New This Week

End of the Year Concerts!
Our final performance of the year is upon us! The Buchanan Band, Colorguard, and Orchestra End-of-the-Year Concert will be on Saturday, May 18th at Paul Shaghoian Concert Hall (Chestnut and International). Admission is free. Please check the itinerary under the events menu for specific information about your ensemble’s performance and report time.

Symphony Orchestra Rehearsals 
We will rehearse this Friday from 3pm-4:30pm. Please make sure you are there if you are a member of Symphony Orchestra!

2019 Marching Band Parent Meeting - 6pm BHS MPR
This is a mandatory meeting for all
2019 Marching Band Students and Parents and we present the 2019 Marching Season! The meeting is on Thursday, May 22nd, at 6:00pm in the BHS MPR. See you then!

Concert Credit Opportunity
Click here to learn about a new concert credit opportunity! We will continue to post new Concert Credit Opportunities on the website. Make sure you get it submitted by the end of the semester!

Summer Band at the Shaghoian
Open to high school, college, and community musicians. $20 to participate. Rehearsals are on 7/15, 7/21, 7/22, & 7/28 at 7pm and the concert is on Monday, July 29th at 7pm (free admission) at the Paul Shaghoian Concert Hall.

Sign up by June 15th by registering online at and emailing the following information: First and last name, instrument, phone number, occupation, the ensemble in which you play and what chair or part (1st, 2nd, etc.).

BEC Instrumental Music Blankets
Get your customized BEC Instrumental Music Blankets for $15 on the Charms Store! Click Here!
School code is Becmusic.

Last call for Marching Band Photos
Don’t forget to order your photos: 2018 Buchanan Marching Band Photos. .

Marching Band Items
Reminder! If you have yet to turn in your items that were loaned to you during fall season please do so! Items can be turned into Jenny in the band office.

Past News

Did you know…
Videos from the marching band, winter guard, and winter percussion seasons are now available on the Members Page!