"Drink Water, Thank a Band Parent!"
Welcome to the BHS Bands website! A big congrats to our Winter Percussion, Winter Guard, and Jazz Band who performed at the annual Spring Arts Assembly here at BHS on April 9. Three fantastic performances alongside our choir, orchestra, and theater colleagues!
Mr. Laney currently teaches Music Theory Club after school on Mondays in the spring semester 2015.
Please select a tab at the top of this page for detailed information on bands, volunteering, calendar dates, fundraising, syllabi, and other facets of our bands program.
The Eagle Marching Band takes on the ALSA Ice Bucket Challenge!
A big congratulations to our Winter Percussion and Winter Guard ensembles, both having earned a State Championship Title for the 2014 Season! This marks the first state title for Broomfield Winter Guard, and Broomfield as the only Colorado school to have a state title in both Winter Guard and Winter Percussion in 2014. Congrats!
Detailed Course Description PDF
BAND 1 is offered to all students that play a wind or percussion instrument.
The Fall semester consists of Marching Band (Aug - Nov) and Concert Band (Nov - Dec).
The Spring semester consists of Concert Band and Pep Band.
JAZZ BAND is offered to all students that play a jazz band instrument (piano, guitar,
bass, drums, trombone, trumpet, saxophone, clarinet), and is a year-long course.
Currently there is no audition required to be accepted into the class.
Students interested in joining Jazz Band should contact Mr. Laney for more information,
and check out the Jazz Band page.
GUITAR 1 is a new class we are offering this year at BHS. This class is designed
to help beginning and intermediate guitar players become better performers on the
instrument. The class is open to students who own and play a guitar, but also offers
instruction on ukulele, bass, banjo, or mandolin.
-Ryan Laney, Director of Bands
"United we stand, divided we fall"
The Broomfield Band Member's Creed
1. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will consistently exhibit remarkable self-discipline, not only in band functions, but in all areas of life.
2. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will show the greatest respect to all those around me, regardless of age, title, or relation to myself, and will proactively help others as needed regardless of personal recognition or compensation.
3. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will be prepared for all rehearsals, performances, and general functions with all necessary equipment, music, clothing, and other needs as is relevant.
4. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will treat all equipment, facilities, and other materials with the greatest care, regardless of location, ownership, and current condition.
5. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will use my talents and abilities to contribute to my community in a positive way, holding to a strong moral conduct for the betterment of myself and others.
6. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will adhere to the functions of an internal democracy, lead by example, and follow directions from my own leaders.
7. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will respect my director, my instructors, the student leadership, the volunteers, and my peers, and will proactively show my appreciation for them.
8. As a member of the Broomfield Band Program, I will ALWAYS perform at the highest level, and will expect myself to be a better person tomorrow than I am today.