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Marching Band

and Color Guard


Carrying on a long tradition of excellence, the California High School Marching Band and Color Guard is one of the finest marching units in the Tri-Valley area. It is the largest performance ensemble at Cal High and has a strong history of competitive success. You will see them performing year-round at football games, school rallies, local parades and field competitions.

Our Marching Band and Color Guard program is open to all Cal High students regardless of grade or ability level! Go to our "MARCHING BAND" page to learn more! 

Email with any questions!


Register for an instrumental music elective course! 

Incoming Freshmen Info:

Students wishing to take Symphonic Band or Orchestra can register during student registration in March.

Students interested in Jazz Band will need to audition in April (information will be shared with middle school directors and will be posted on this website).  Students will be registered into the class by their counselors.

Contact us at with any questions.

10th-12th Grade Info

If you are interested in signing up for an instrumental ensemble class, please select course during registration or notify your Cal High counselor ASAP.

Courses offered (with corresponding grades):

  • Marching Band & Color Guard (All grades)

  • Symphonic Band (All grades)

  • Wind Ensemble (10th-12th)

  • String Orchestra (All grades)

  • Chamber Orchestra (10th-12th)

  • Jazz Band (All grades, by audition)

  • Jazz Ensemble (10th-12th, by audition)

If a student wishes to sign up for an ensemble class after the course registration deadline, email

For specific information about instrumental classes offered at Cal High, see our "ENSEMBLES" page.

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