Beauregard High School Hornet Band
John M. Hillsman, Band Director
Office: 334-749-6891 Cell Phone: 478-552-4857
2021-2022 Beauregard High School Hornet Band
The Beauregard High School Band in Washington D.C.
The Beauregard High School Band is one of two musical organizations available to students at Beauregard High School. The band program is built around a competitive marching band and a concert band that regularly participates in Alabama Bandmasters Association (ABA) events such as Music Performance Assessment (MPA). In addition, other ensembles are formed as needed for specific programs, etc.
As well as large group participation, students in the band program participate in individual activities to include honor bands offered by the ABA and various colleges and universities in the area. Students from Beauregard High School have participated in the ABA District VI Honor Band, the Auburn University Honor Band, and the Southeastern United States Band Clinic and Honor Bands hosted at Troy University. In addition, and the Alabama Band Masters Association All-State Band. Each year, BHS has a number of students participate in the ABA District VI Solo and Ensemble Festival.
The band director at Beauregard High School is John M. Hillsman. Mr. Hillsman is currently in his 38th year of teaching with this year marking his eighth as the band director at Beauregard.
Other band staff members include:
Emily Bigler, Auxiliary Coordinator
Alex Rochowski, Percussion Instructor
Jamal Trimble, Color Guard Instructor
Taylor Belich, Majorette Instructor
Cathy Wiggins, Majorette Sponsor
2020-2021 Student Leaders
Drum Major: Matt Martin
Assistant Drum Major: John Travis Spraggins
Band Captain: To be named
Majorette Captain: Catherine Wiggins
Color Guard Captain: Kaiyah Wilson
Color Guard Co-Captain: Lexioria Gay
Color Guard Co Captain: Helen Coxwell
Percussion Captain: To be named
Mr. Hillsman can be contacted at:
School Phone: (334) 749-6891
Cell Phone: (478) 552-4857
Ms. Bigler can be contacted at:
School Phone: (334) 705-6010 Ext.: 10955
Beauregard High School Band Hall of Fame
Anthony Dean, Bassoon, Alabama Bandmasters Association All-State Band