Send band forms and checks to:

La Cueva HS Band Boosters
Attn: Diane Fehrenbach
8100 Wyoming Blvd NE
Suite M4, Box 429
Albuquerque, NM 87113

Last Update: May 2nd, 2016


Band YouTube page with over 100 videos of past performances

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Upcoming Events:

Booster Meeting Wednesday, May 4th, band room, see Booster Minutes section to review minutes,
we will also approve the new by-laws click here

Mandatory 8th Grade Parent Meeting, May 18th, 7pm, location TBA

End of Year Banquet - Friday, May 6th, 2016 6-9pm, buy your tickets by Friday April 29th!

May Craft Show Saturday, May 7th, 2016 - 9am to 4pm


Concert Band Uniform Return

SENIORS: Thursday, April 28th, 6-7:30pm
In keeping with tradition, Seniors wear formal attire to the final concert

Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors: Wednesday, May 18th or Thursday, May 19th, 6-7:30pm

A parent or guardian must be present when returning the concert band uniform.

Uniform parts that need to be returned include:
  • Concert Jacket
  • Concert Pants
  • Bow Tie
  • Clear Garment Bag
  • Dry-cleaning receipt dated after final concert for underclassmen
  • The royal blue garment bag, concert tuxedo shirt and shoes are yours to keep for next year.

    Please plan in advance by having your concert uniform dry-cleaned prior to the scheduled return nights. If a uniform is returned without the dry-cleaning receipt, a $10 dry-cleaning assessment will be charged.

    To avoid being placed on the APS fines list, all uniform parts must be returned (This includes concert and marching uniform parts). Any missing or damaged uniform parts must be paid for as well as any remaining balance owed.

    Please direct questions to Mindy Staten at 340-3351 or email

    Spring Trip Only Student Account Balances updated 4/12/16


    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 2015-16 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
    3. Provide another email address to the booster secretary:
    4. Call your provider and ask to have us "White Listed".

    Tax Deductible Donations

    The La Cueva Band Boosters is a registered 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Donations to the general account (not student accounts) are tax deductible under the IRS Code. 

    If your company participates in United Way or the Combined Federal Campaigns, please consider a donation to the Boosters. Donations can be made via payroll deduction. Any donations are always welcomed and appreciated.

    United Way: Write "La Cueva Band Boosters, Albuquerque, NM" in the designation box.

    Combined Federal Campaign: Our CFC number is 79004.

    Student Accounts
    Spring Trip only accounts as of April 12th 2016

    (Account is last 4 digits of student ID#)

    Contact Treasurer Diane Fehrenbach 505-301-8352 or email: if you have questions.

    2015 Pageant of Bands Forms

    Pageant of Bands Ad Sales

    If you have questions and/or would like a sample PoB program, contact:

    Nancy Roberts-Small,or Donald Small


    Download the 2012 Percussion Audition Packet

    Practices: see Percussion section