Send band forms and checks to:

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

Last Update: September 23,2014


  • 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

    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

    10:00-12:00 Rehearsal
    12:00-1:45 Lunch
    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
    3:15-3:30 Performance
    3:30-3:45 Pictures
    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

    10:00-12:00 Rehearsal
    12:00-1:30 Lunch
    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
    3:54-4:07 Performance
    4:07-4:22 Pictures
    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 Finals
    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

    (Times TBD)

    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
    3. Provide another email address
    4. Call your provider and ask to have us "White Listed".

    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.


    All rehearsals are 3pm - 5pm.

    Friday, October 3rd, Wilson
    Friday, October 10th, Wilson
    Thursday, October 23rd, Wilson
    Thursday, October 30th, Wilson


    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

    Student Accounts
    ACCOUNTS 0000 - 9999

    (Account is last 4 digits of student ID#)

    Updated 6/27/2014

    Contact Treasurer Jeanette Walther if you have questions.

    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

    Drum Line

    Download the 2012 Percussion Audition Packet

    Practices: TBD