The Bon Homme Band Program consists of about 150 students 5-12. There are numerous performances and events that the various bands will perform for. Including home sporting events, the Variety Show, Veterans day, and many more. We look forward to seeing you at our concerts and your support is appreciated.
The Bon Homme Band program is under the direction of Colton Schaefer. Colton Schaefer is an alumni of Northern State University. Colton has played with the NSU pep bands, Jazz Band, Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony, the NSU Symphonic Band and many more. Colton has been the Drum Major for NSU Marching Wolves and Student Director of the NSU Symphonic Band; along with directing the Boys' State Band and being counselor for the Rushmore National Music Camp and Head Counselor of the NSU Voice/Jazz Camp. Colton studied trumpet under Dr. Grant Manhart and Dr. Rolf Olson, voice under Dr. Marla Fogderud, and Conducting under Dr. Rolf Olson.