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: February 8th, 2016


Band YouTube page with over 100 videos of past performances

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Upcoming Events:

Albuquerque Jazz Festival

Saturday, February 20, 2016 Eldorado High School PAC
Jazz 2
11:30 Report to EHS Band Room
11:45 Warm Up
12:10 Perform
12:35 Sight Read
1:00 Dismiss
Jazz 1
1:10 Report to EHS Band Room
1:25 Warm Up
1:50 Perform
2:15 Sight Read
2:40 Dismiss

7:00 Saturday Evening Concert (open to anyone)
Tickets for the evening concert are only $5.00 for students participating in the jazz festival. This is an incredible offer from the NMJW that I hope your students will take advantage of. Not only is the Alb. Jazz Orchestra an awesome local jazz band but John Riley is one of the top drummers in the world. He played famed One O'clock Lab Band. He has also played with the Woody Herman Band, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, John Scofield, Bob Mintzer, Gary Peacock, Mike Stern, Joe Lovano, the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band, John Patitucci, Bob Berg, and many others, while becoming a Grammy Award winning artist. He is on the faculty of Manhattan School of Music, SUNY Purchase, and is an Artist in Residence at Amsterdam Conservatory.

Booster Meeting March 2nd, 2016, Band Room

Spring Trip:

February 17th, 2016, third Spring trip payment due in UPS store mailbox or use PayPal account:

Flyer Spring Trip 2016


Student Account Balances updated 1/31/16


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
ACCOUNTS 0000 - 9999

(Account is last 4 digits of student ID#)

accounts as of 1/31/16

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

Drum Line

Download the 2012 Percussion Audition Packet

Practices: TBD