Tuesday, September 30th: Signed BOA Trip Intent form and $100 in student account due. Students will not be allowed to sign up on a bus or for a hotel room without this form and deposit turned in.
Wednesday, October 1st: Booster Meeting (All parents), LCHS Band Room, 7:00pm. Agenda will include the BOA trip and Pagent of Bands.
Thursday, October 2nd: Football Game, Wilson Stadium, Report to LCHS 5:15pm
Friday, October 3rd: Signups begin for BOA buses and hotel rooms only for students with completed intent forms and $100 in their account.
Friday, October 3rd: Stadium Rehearsal, Wilson Stadium, 3-5pm
Bands of America Trip Forms Due NOW!
The La Cueva Marching Band will be traveling to St. George, Utah for the October 31st Red Rocks Competition and the November 1st Bands of America Regional. Students will need $325 in their student account before boarding the buses for the trip. Every student must have a signed letter of intent on file by September 30th whether or not the student is planning to attend. A $100 non-refundable deposit in the student account by September 30th is also required if the student is planning to participate. If you do have a form, download and print the needed 2014 BOA Trip Forms. Instructions on returning the form and the $100 deposit for the student account are included. Please direct questions to Vicki Porter at 821-7813 or email@example.com.
Students will begin signing up for buses and rooms on October 3rd. No student will be allowed to sign up for buses or rooms without the form and nonrefundable deposit turned in.
Detailed Competition Schedules
October 11 - Pageant of Bands
1:45 Report to LCHS
1:55-2:15 Travel to Wilson
2:15-2:30 Unload and Prep
2:30-3:00 Warm Up
3:00-3:15 Transition to Gate
3:45-4:00 Set up for Awards Retreat
4:00-4:15 Bands in Review
4:15-5:00 Awards Presentation
5:00-5:25 Travel to La Cueva
October 18 - Zia Marching Fiesta
1:30 Report to LCHS
1:45-2:15 Travel to University Stadium
2:15-2:34 Unload and Prep
2:34-2:44 Transition to Physical Warm Up
2:44-3:04 Physical Warm Up
3:04-3:14 Transition to Music Warm Up
3:15-3:34 Music Warm Up
3:34-3:44 Transition to Gate
3:44-3:54 Stage in Tunnel
4:22-4:40 Back to buses, uniforms off, equipment in cases
4:40-4:46 Back to Stadium to watch UNM and Awards Presentation
5:45-5:55 Back to buses for dinner
TBA Travel back to La Cueva
October 25 - The Valencia Classic
3:00 Report to LCHS
3:20-4:20 Travel to Valencia High School
4:20-4:40 Unload, Prep and Transition to Warm Up
4:40-5:15 Warm Up
5:15-5:20 Transition to Gate
5:20-5:30 Stage at Gate
5:30-5:50 Performance Slot
5:50-6:20 Back to buses, uniforms off, equipment in cases
6:20-6:30 Back to Stadium
6:30-9:30 Watch Bands and Awards Presentation
October 31 & November 1 -
Red Rocks Competition and Bands of America St. George Regional
Student Accounts Updated 9/23/2014
Click on "Student Accounts" tab on lower right of this page.
Questions about Posted Announcements:
If you have a question regarding a posted announcement, please contact the person listed or the responsible committee chairperson (see the Committee Contacts list at the top of this page) directly rather than emailing this website.
APS Volunteer Registration Process
All volunteers with the La Cueva band having contact with students must be approved through APS based on background checks. See the Forms page for instructions on how to become an approved volunteer.
Not receiving band email blasts?
We have now added all email addresses for the 2014-15 school year. If you are not getting the band emails, your internet provider may be blocking them. Please try these first to make sure they are not being blocked:
1. Check spam, if you see the email from Bearband, please add as "safe sender" or add as a contact.
2. Add contact "ListAdmin@LCHS Big Bad Bear Band" with the email address of firstname.lastname@example.org
3. Provide another email address
4. Call your provider and ask to have us "White Listed". Bearband@bigbadbearband.com
Craft Fair Vendors and Vendor Applicants:
Accepted Vendors for December, 2014 LCBB Craft Show
For forms, information, and contacts, please go to the "Craft Show" page using the menu on the left side of this page.
2014 STADIUM REHEARSALS
All rehearsals are 3pm - 5pm.
Friday, October 3rd, Wilson
Friday, October 10th, Wilson
Thursday, October 23rd, Wilson
Thursday, October 30th, Wilson
2014 MARCHING COMPETITIONS
Pageant of Bands (Wilson Stadium) Saturday, 10/11/14
Zia Marching Fiesta (UNM Stadium) Saturday, 10/18/14
Valencia Classic (Los Lunas) Saturday, 10/25/14
Red Rocks and Bands of America Regional (St. George, Utah) Thurs.-Sun, 10/30/14 - 11/2/14
2014 Football Games
Th. 10/2 7pm (5:15pm rpt.): v. Del Norte - Wilson
Th. 10/9 7pm (5:15pm rpt.): v. Eldorado - Wilson
Fr. 10/24 7pm (5:15pm rpt.): @ Sandia - Wilson
Fr. 11/7 7pm (5:15pm rpt.): @ Manzano - Wilson
2014 Pageant of Bands Forms
Pageant of Bands Ad Sales
If you have questions and/or would like a sample PoB program, contact:
Anne Zupfer, 417-5895