school band plays a very important role in the essence of the school.
Mr. Fakirjee Cowasjee started the school band in 1927 with a generous
donation by the Cowasjee family. It was named the "Cowasjee
The school band practices every morning under the capable guidance
of our bandmaster. Students get a chance to learn and play from
a variety of instruments. Drums, bugles and trumpets power
with symbols and triangles adding the finishing touches to make
the unique tunes of the B.V.S. band. These tunes have not changed
for a very long time and add to the heritage and history of our
Monday a General Assembly is held where the school band plays a
very important role. The entire school is assembled, grouped in
four houses and march in front of all teachers with the principal
accepting the salute. The school band plays the pivotal role in
playing the general salute, the march past and the national anthem.
This tradition has continued to this day since 1927.