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!


We wish to thank everyone that participated in and attended the Band Reunion Weekend! We raised over $20,000 toward our goal of $75,000 for new instruments! Please check back soon as we will be posting pictures and recordings of the alumni bands. If you still wish to purchase a copy of the "History of El Cerrito High School Bands" or wish to make a donation to our program please contact Keith Johnson, Director of Bands at keith@echsbands.com