Welcome to the New Mexico Pageant of Bands Web Site. This annual event provides a venue for over 2,000 New Mexico high school students to exhibit their skills and receive feedback from nationally recognized judges and is based on band size, not school size. The New Mexico Pageant of Bands is a nonprofit organization promoting performance excellence and sportsmanship in high school marching band competition. For more information see our About page. You can also Contact Us.
The 41st NM POB
The 41st New Mexico Pageant of Bands Marching Competition was held on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Rio Rancho Ram Stadium in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. Thank you to all who came out to the Rio Rancho HS Ram Stadium Saturday on such a beautiful day to watch 23 amazing bands perform for you and our adjudicators for the 41st New Mexico Pageant of Bands!
2021 NM POB Results
1 to 40
41 to 55
6 to 75
76 to 100
|First Place||West Mesa||Los Lunas||Volcano Vista||Rio Rancho||Cleveland|
|Second Place||Piedra Vista|
|Third Place||Belen||Sandia||Roswell||Cibola||La Cueva|
|People's Choice||Piedra Vista||Los Lunas||Volcano Vista||Rio Rancho||Cleveland|
|Brass||Piedra Vista||Los Lunas||Volcano Vista||Rio Rancho||Cleveland|
|Woodwinds||West Mesa||Los Lunas||Volcano Vista||Rio Rancho||La Cueva|
|Percussion||West Mesa||Albuquerque||Volcano Vista||Rio Rancho||Eldorado*|
|Drum Major||Moriarty||Sandia||Volcano Vista||Rio Rancho||La Cueva|
|Soloist||Piedra Vista||Los Lunas||Volcano Vista||Centennial||La Cueva|
*Overall Percussion: Eldorado
2019 NM POB Pictures
Rebeca Zimmerman, Highland High School Photography and Journalism educator, photographs and edits on field photos of each fall’s POB. Some of her students also assist with these on field photographs. See the 2019 POB Photo Gallery
NM POB Store
Many items sold at the New Mexico Pageant of Bands competitions are available for on-line ordering including a few 2019 POB Pins and Patches. You can use PayPal or just a credit card. Visit the POB Store.
Header image by Clarissa Anello Photography