VAN BUREN HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BLUE DEVILS

BRAZIL, INDIANA

Note:  School closed in 1984 (consolidated into Northview High School)

 

Years 1982 - 1983
Band Day Did not participate

 

Year 1981
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 110
Band Day Entered, but did not appear

 

Year 1980
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 107
Band Day 19th place
Band Day Score Prelims - 970
Other Contest Delaware County - Class B 2nd place

 

Year 1979
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 116
Band Day 17th place
Band Day Score Prelims - 955
Other Contest Delaware County - Class B 1st place

 

Year 1978
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 118
Band Day 21st place
Band Day Score Prelims - 880

 

Year 1977
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 120
Band Day 20th place
Band Day Score Prelims - 957
Other Contest Delaware County - Class B 4th place

 

Year 1976
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 121
Band Day 15th place
Band Day Score Finals - 828
Other Contest Delaware County - Class B 3rd place

 

Year 1975
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 141
Band Day 24th place
Band Day Score Prelims - 760
Other Contests Delaware County - Class B 1st place
Winchester - Class B 1st place

 

Year 1974
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 158
Band Day 21st place
Band Day Score Prelims - 825
Other Contests Delaware County - Class B 2nd place
Winchester - Class B 2nd place

 

Year 1973
Director Jim Clausen
Band Day 25th place

 

Year 1972
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 128
Band Day 16th place
Other Contest Delaware County - Class B 3rd place

 

Year 1971
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 122
Band Day 10th place
Band Day Score Finals - 848
Other Contest Delaware County - Class B participant

 

Year 1970
Director Jim Clausen
Band Day 24th place
Total Members 103
Score 819
Other Contest Shelby County - Class B 1st place
Delaware County - Class B 1st place

 

Year 1969
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 93
Band Day 19th place

 

Year 1968
Director Jim Clausen
Total Members 86
Band Day 16th place

 

Year 1967
Director Don Bohnenkemper
Total Members 120
Band Day 35th place

 

Year 1966
Director Don Bohnenkemper
Band Day 47th place

 

Year 1965
Director Don Bohnenkemper
Repertoire St. Louis Blues
Block Band Jazz
1812 Overture
Band Day Entered, result unknown

 

Year 1964
Director Ersel Burgess
Repertoire Overture:  Fanfare and Capriccio
Pocketful of Miracles
Sounding Brass
Band Day 24th place
Score 415

 

Year 1963
Director Ersel Burgess
Repertoire Fanfare - March of the Olympians
Say It With Music
1812 Overture
Band Day 34th place-tie
Score 207

 

Year 1962
Director Ersel Burgess
Repertoire Trumpets Ole
Sweet Georgia Brown
Home Again from Fiorello
Band Day 39th place-tie
Score 171

 

Year 1961
Director Ersel Burgess
Repertoire The Victors
March of the Olympians
Hey Look Me Over
Band Day Disqualified, over time limit
Score 172

 

Years 1955 - 1960
Band Day Did not participate

 

Year 1954
Band Day 16th place-tie
Score 72

 

Years 1947 - 1953
Band Day Participation unknown