Welcome to the El Cerrito High School Bands webpage! El Cerrito High School has a long and rich history of musical excellence that has thrived for many decades with programs consisting of award-winning wind ensembles, jazz ensembles and orchestras. The program is currently made of up of the Wind Symphony, Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Marching Band, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Workshop, Jazz Lab, as well as small ensembles including the Jazz Combo and Woodwind Quintet. All visitors and supporters welcome!
BAND REUNION WEEKEND!
The El Cerrito High School Music Program is in the midst of a two-year, $75,000 campaign to purchase much needed new instruments to for its students. The campaign will come to an end with a weekend celebration of the program’s storied history that is open to the community on March 21-23, 2014.
The weekend will include performances by the ECHS bands and jazz ensembles in addition to rehearsals and performances by two alumni ensembles, the Alumni Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble, led by former ECHS Band directors spanning the last five decades.