Thursday, October 22, 2015

Holiday Concert 2015

We're happy to announce that our Holiday Concert for 2015 will be on Wednesday, December 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Castro Valley Center for the Arts, 19501 Redwood Road, Castro Valley, California. This concert is free and family-friendly, and includes refreshments after. We hope to see you there!

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Concert Dates - First Half of 2015

We're happy to share the dates of our remaining concerts of the 2014-2015 season. Please join us at any or all of these events!

  • Wednesday, February 25, we perform our annual joint concert with the student bands of San Leandro High School. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. at the beautiful San Leandro High School Performing Arts Center, 2250 Bancroft Avenue, San Leandro, California.
  • Wednesday, March 25, we present our annual Spring Concert at the Castro Valley Center for the Arts, 19501 Redwood Road, on the campus of Castro Valley High School. The free concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and will be followed by a reception with the musicians. 
  • Saturday, May 9, the band takes to the open air and morning light for our annual appearance as the official warm-up act for the Rowell Ranch Rodeo Parade on Castro Valley Boulevard. We start playing around 9:15 a.m. Our location moves from place to place, so check our Facebook page where we'll post details when we get them. Come for the music, stay for the parade!
  • Wednesday, June 10, will be our end-of-the-season concert at the Castro Valley Center for the Arts. Downbeat is 7:30 p.m., tickets are free, everyone is welcome, and snacks will follow! 

Monday, August 18, 2014

Rehearsals for 2014-2015 Season Begin Soon!

Attention, band members: Rehearsals for the upcoming season begin on Wednesday, September 3.

This season our rehearsal location and schedule will be the same as last year:

Location: Canyon Middle School,  19600 Cull Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA 94552

Time: Wednesday evenings, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.

Registration for the whole year is $124. You can pay in advance at the Castro Valley Adult and Career Education website, or bring a check to the first rehearsal.

If you'd like to join the Castro Valley Community Band, or just learn what we're all about, please show up at a rehearsal! Bring your instrument. All are welcome.

Meet these fine, fun-loving people and many more in the Castro Valley Community Band! 

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Marches! Musicals! Movies!

Please join the Castro Valley Community Band on Wednesday, June 18 at 7:30 p.m. for our final concert of the 2013-2014 season, Marches, Musicals, and Movies! 

Music on the program includes Highlights from Camelot; Go West, a medley of music from Westerns (Magnificent Seven; The Good, Bad and the Ugly, and Hang 'em High), Hawaii Five-O, The Little Mermaid, Mulan, Mission Impossible, and The Sound of Music.

The concert will be held at the Castro Valley Center for the Arts, 19501 Redwood Road in Castro Valley.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Update on our Joint Concert with San Leandro High School

The Castro Valley Community Band's joint concert with San Leandro High School will take place on Wednesday, February 26, 2014, at 7:00 p.m. (This is a different time than we announced earlier.) The location is unchanged: The San Leandro High School Performing Arts Center.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Castro Valley Community Band Returns to St. Louis Bertrand in Oakland!

For the third year in a row, the Castro Valley Community Band will play a holiday concert at St. Louis Bertrand Parish, 1410 100th Avenue in Oakland, on December 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome.

The people of St. Louis Bertrand have very warmly welcomed the band over the years. Indeed, this has become a favorite gig for many band members. We look forward to sharing an evening with this enthusiastic community, and we invite everyone to join us.

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Flyer for our December 2013 Concert

Please share this with your friends and family. We hope to see you there!

Please note that we are playing in the Castro Valley High School cafeteria, and not in the Center for the Arts.