All string players (Grades 9 – 12) are welcome to join this specialty class – no auditions are necessary! Advance woodwinds, brass and piano players are by placement auditions only. Please contact Mrs. Glass for more information.



Parent Liaison  Cami Bruschke


What a fantastic 2017-2018 school year!

Thank you to all the instrumental music family and friends that have come out to support our many events thus far!


Invitational Band and Orchestra Festival – April 20 & 21

Formerly known as CMEA, this annual festival of performances by Bay Area schools is sure to please.  The SRVHS Orchestra will perform on Friday at 3:15pm, the Symphonic Band at 8:00pm, and the Concert Band will perform on Saturday at 3:30pm.  All performances will take place in the Performing Arts Center.  Students have been given assignments to work specific shifts, and many parent volunteers are necessary to help with this wonderful event.

Parent volunteers please Click here to sign up!

Full 2-day schedule link.


2017-2018 Highlights

Diablo Symphony @ Walnut Creek Presbyterian – February 12


Diablo Symphony @ Rossmoor – February 9


Winter Concert – December 12



Fall Concert – October 10



Welcome Back BBQ — August 10

We enjoyed an Orchestra quartet!








San Francisco Symphony Field Trip

Here is a tentative schedule for SF Symphony Trip:

  • Meet at SRVHS 6:50 AM
  • Load cars; Depart for WC BART 7:00 AM
  • Park/buy tickets/Catch 7:20 (or 7:30) train
  • Arrive at Civic Center Station 8 AM.   Walk 4 blocks to Davies Hall
  • 8:20 AM Pick-up tickets in Will-call; Get seating (as available)
  • Pre-rehearsal Discussion 9 AM; Short Break.
  • 10 AM Open Rehearsal
  • 12 Noon Lunch in small groups – 2 block radius on Van Ness Ave.
  • 1:45 PM meet at War Memorial Building (across from Davies Hall on Van Ness) to walk back to BART
  • Catch 2:06 train to WC.
  • Arrive WC at 2:44 PM.  Load cars and return to SRVHS
  • 3:15 PM End of trip