Boy Scout Merit Badge Requirements


  1. Give a brief history of the bugle.
  2. Explain and demonstrate how the bugle makes sound, and explain how the bugle is related to other brass wind instruments.
  3. Explain how to care for, clean, and maintain a bugle.
  4. Sound the following bugle calls:

NOTE: A bugle, trumpet, or cornet may be used to meet these requirements.

BSA Advancement ID#: 32
Source: Boy Scout Requirements, #33215E, revised 2002