The Music and audio files for the bugle calls listed in Requirement
can be found on our Bugle Call Page
or by clicking on the individual bugle calls listed below.
Click Here to download and/or print a PDF file of the bugle calls. (4 pages - 1.8 MB)
- Give a brief history of the bugle.
- Do the following:
- Explain and demonstrate how the bugle makes sound, and explain how the bugle is related to other brass wind instruments.
- Compose a bugle call for your troop or patrol to signal a common group activity, such as assembling for mealtime or striking a campsite. Play the call that you have composed before your unit or patrol.
- Sound 10 of the following bugle calls:
- Explain the use of each of the calls you performed.
- Explain how to care for, clean, and maintain a bugle.
- Serve as bugler in your troop for three months.
NOTE: A bugle, trumpet, or cornet may be used to meet these requirements.
BSA Advancement ID#:
Scoutbook ID#: 19
Requirements last updated in: 2020
Pamphlet Publication Number: 35921
Pamphlet Stock (SKU) Number: 650736
Pamphlet Revision Date: 2013
Page updated on: May 11, 2022