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The act of performing music which includes all types of bands such as concert, jazz and rock bands to the more traditional marching and brass bands along with singing activities and choirs (not Gang Shows / Scout shows - see Staged Performances)

Who is it suitable for?
This activity is suitable for any age.

Badge Links
Beavers My Skills Challenge Award
Cubs Our Skills Challenge Award, Entertainer Activity Badge
Scotus Creative Challenge Award, Entertainer Activity Badge
Explorers Performing Arts Activity Badge

How to run/provide bands

There are 2 ways of running Bands in Scouting. These are:

  1. Scout-led activity - running bands yourself or using someone else in Scouting

  2. Externally-led activity - running bands using an external provider

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