Monterey Community Band Performing in the 4th of July Parade, 2015
Monterey Community Band Performing in the 4th of July Parade, 2015

The Community Band has been in existence for for over 30 years. It is the official band of the City of Monterey. Our conductor is Ms Kristen Thompson. Please see our rehearsal schedule below.  Our Winter Concert will be  held on Sunday, December 3, 2017. Our Spring Concert will be held on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Our concerts are always free and family friendly!

We welcome all interested band players with good music reading skills, their own instruments and can commit to making rehearsals and performances. Our music is fun and challenging and we're sure you'll enjoy playing with our band. If it has been a while since you last played, you'll be surprised at how quickly it comes back to you. Our band environment is warm and welcoming. We always enjoy having new players join our group. Our schedule is down below, so feel free to drop in on any of our rehearsals. Weekly rehearsals are held on Mondays at the Monterey High School Band Room. You're more than welcome to just observe a rehearsal or bring your instrument and start playing too!

Our Instrumentation: Piccolo, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Saxophone (Alto, Tenor, Baritone), Trumpet, Cornet, French Horn, Tenor Trombone, Bass Trombone, Baritone, Euphonium, Tuba, String Bass, Percussion

Car pools may be available for band members who travel from outside the Monterey area. Please inquire at rehearsals.

Rehearsal Schedule