El Cerrito High School Bands

Welcome to the El Cerrito High School Band’s homepage. El Cerrito High School has a proud history of musical excellence and award-winning ensembles. The band program at ECHS offers students the opportunity to develop their skills through a variety of musical experiences that include performances, clinics, festivals, and travel opportunities. Over the past eight years the program has seen a growth of over 250% and currently serves over 170 students. The program is comprised of three levels of band classes that include the Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, and Concert Band as well as two jazz bands, the Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Workshop. In addition to our classes the program also offers several extra-curricular ensemble opportunities that include the Gaucho Band and Jazz Combos.