Summer Straw Hat Band! Starting Cal Day, Cal Band puts on its summer gear! Keeping our vests and hats, we switch out our white shirts, Oski ties, and jeans for Cal T-shirts and shorts! We hope you enjoyed Cal Day as much as we did!

This week’s Cal Band Spotlight: meet Stefano Flavoni, a 2nd year Mellophone. He’s been deeply immersing himself in his newly-declared Music major by participating in a variety of musical activities, and combined with Cal Band, it’s sounds like a very fun and well-rounded musical experience! “I’m currently enrolled in advanced instrumental conducting this semester, taught […]

A Band’s March Madness: Spokane

We’re back! And although the road trips are over for this spring, we’d like to make sure you still have another view on what took place in the past few weeks for the band that traveled on the road with the most successful women’s basketball team at Cal ever. After flying out on the Thursday […]

Starting brand new this week: Cal Band Spotlight! Every week, we’ll pick a band member and show you a glimpse of their lives. This week, it’s Siobhan Clabby, who’s currently studying abroad in Ireland! “Since January, I’ve been studying abroad in Ireland at the University College of Dublin (UCD). I’m in a program called UCEAP, University […]

Starting brand new today- Cal Band’s SHB hat of the week! This week’s hat belongs to Zac Commins! He began with a few political campaign stickers and a Pokemon Master Ball. Since then, he’s added Lego figures, restaurant clippings, signatures from former governors and movie producers, and more!

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday starting this week, we’ll be posting photos and stories about the band and bandsmen, so keep a lookout! 🙂 Representing California Spirit wherever we go, from the Bay all the way to New Orleans, Cal Band is well-known as the “best damn band in the land.”

A Band’s March Madness- Lubbock

Our trip to West Texas started at Oakland International Airport on Thursday, March 21st, where we all got onto a Southwest flight direct to Lubbock, Texas. The Band and Cheer Team filled the back of the plane as the women’s team filled the front with plenty of room to expand and relax as we were […]

Hey new UC Berkeley admits! Do you play an instrument? If yes, audition for Cal Band! As one of our campus’ most beloved spirit groups, we perform at everything from football games to weddings to the NCAA tournament! With over 200 members, we audition through the summer for new recruits, and we would love to have […]