Bugling Merit Badge Requirements
|1) Give a brief history of the bugle.
2) Do the following:
A) Explain and demonstrate how the bugle makes sound, and explain how the bugle is related to other brass wind instruments.
B) Compose a bugle call for your troop or patrol to signal a common group activity, such as assembling for mealtime or striking a campsite.
3) Sound the following bugle calls:
· First Call
· To the Colors
· Call to Quarters
4) Explain when each of the calls in requirement 3 is used.
5) Explain how to care for, clean, and maintain a bugle.
6) Serve as bugler in your troop for 3 months.
Source: Boy Scout Requirements, 33215, revised 2004