CHS Instrumental Music Program

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1. We are respectful and accepting of everyone. 2. We are always working, constantly learning, and progressively growing. 3. We are a class act, everywhere we go, representing the Minutemen. 4. We are present, here and now, living for the moment. 5. We are a team. We are a family. We are strong as one.

Fleet Week High School Band Challenge – THEY WON!

On Monday, October 9th, the marching band and color guard headed to Golden Gate Park in San Francisco for their first-ever try at winning first place and $10,000 in the elusive Fleet Week High School Band Challenge hosted by The United States Marine Corps 1st Marine Division Band and sponsored…

3rd Annual Battle of the Bands

Our 3rd Annual Battle of the Bands was another huge success! Musicians and families from Concord, Clayton Valley, De la Salle, Carondelet, Alhambra, Ygnacio Valley, Antioch, Deer Valley and Northgate High Schools came together to create an evening of amazing music and comradery. This is one of the hottest tickets…

A Special Thank You to Our Sponsors

The Concord High Instrumental Music Program would like to thank our recent sponsors: Rockin’ Robbie’s East Bay Music, The Concord Plaza Hotel, Children’s Dentistry of Walnut Creek, Heather Donovan at Compass Realty, and Pacific Utilities. These businesses have generously donated to the program this year. Please check them out! Rockin’…

Yoshi’s Jazz Night

Tuesday, May 16th, CHS Jazz ensembles will perform at Yoshi’s Jazz Club in Oakland. All of the ensembles have been honing their skills all year and are ready to go out with a bang at this renowned night club where many of the greats of jazz have performed. Get your…