The MECCA of Marching Bands
New Orleans, La. Past and Present
Our Bands

The Bands of New Orleans are a staple of our city's culture. Known for having some of the most entertaining & musically sound marching bands in the state of Louisiana, we've been nicknamed The MECCA of Marching Bands, capturing the hearts of fans around the world. 

The Lists

On this page there are multiple listings.
which include active and inactive band programs.
Each School name Will link to a an info page or the bands own website.

To have your band listed, please contact us. 
If your band has an official website, send us that information, including alumni band sites.

To have a page created for your band, please send us as much information as possible about your marching unit, including social media pages. (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, etc.) We will use the information to build a page for your band. The Pages are to function as an information hub for your band.

Bands of the Past

High Schools

Marion Abramson

Sarah T. Reed

John. F. Kennedy
Alcee Fortier
Xavier Prep

MAX High School
L.E. Rabouin Magnet School 
John McDonogh
Frederick A. Douglas (F.T. Nicholls) 

L.B. Landry

Oliver Perry Walker
Alfred Lawless High School
Booker T Washington
Miller-McCoy Academy


Middle & Elementary Schools
Andrew J Bell Jr High

Colton Junior High

Edward Livingston Middle

Edward H. Phillips
Israel Augustine Middle (S. .J Peters Jr High)

Francis W. Gregory Jr High

McDonogh 28
McDonogh 42

Carter G. Woodson

Thurgood Marshall
Joseph Kahn Jr High

Durham Jr High.

Edison Elementary



High Schools

Orleans Parish

Algiers Tech

Cohen College Prep

Eleanor McMain Secondary School

Edna Karr High School
George W. Carver High School

Joseph S. Clark

Lake Area High School 

Landry-Walker High School

Martin Luther King Charter 

McDonogh #35 High School

Sophie B. Wright Charter School
St. Augustine High School

St. Katharine Drexel
St. Mary's Academy

Warren Easton High School

Jefferson Parish

Andrew J. Higgins

Helen Cox High School

West Jefferson High School
John Ehret High School



Middle & Elementary Schools
Orleans Parish

Alice Harte
Arthur Ashe Charter School
Fisher Middle
KIPP: Central City Academy

Martin Behrman Charter
McDonogh #32
Medard H. Nelson Charter

Pierre Capdau Charter School
Gentilly Terrace Elementary

Laffayette Academy 
James Singleton Charter
Langston Hughes Academy Charter
Morris Jeff Community School

ReNEW Accelerated High School

Fannie C. Williams Jr High
Pride College Prep
Samuel Green Middle



Jefferson Parish

Livaudais Elementary
Marrero Middle School 
Worley Middle School



Community Bands
Orleans Parish

N.O. All-Star Band

The Roots of Music

Jefferson Parish

Jefferson Parish Sheriffs Office Band

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