The song “Everybody’s Everything” features the Bone section as they perform “head-choppers” with their trombone slides! This stunt requires a lot of practice and coordination, all while still playing their instruments!

Meet John Gunnison! He’s a fourth year Engineering Physics major and EECS minor. As graduation rapidly approaches, John looks back on his awesome Berkeley experience. “Hello everyone! My name is John Gunnison and I’m a fourth year from Anaheim, California studying Engineering Physics and minoring in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Besides playing tenor drums […]

This week’s SHB Hat of the Week belongs to Alan Bach! He stylized his hat with “Male Picc Pride,” added a yellow Bruce neopet on top, and a Caterpie Pokemon card on the back!

Before each Sproul Steps Concert, bandsmen run up the stairs from Lower Sproul to take their positions on Mario Savio Steps.

Meet Derek Fitzgerald! He’s a third-year Civil and Environmental Engineering major, and has been the Executive Director of LASA this past year! “Hey y’all! My name is Derek Fitzgerald and I am a third year from Corpus Christi, Texas, and I am studying Civil/Environmental Engineering. In addition to playing Phonez in Cal Band, I spend […]

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!