The CRC Concert Band is made up of both music students and non-music students and performs roughly 8 concerts in a school year. The band performs a wide variety traditional and contemporary wind band literature that reflect performance standards at CRC and the band's place within the broader liberal arts community of the College.
Music ed. Majors may guest conduct as training for their future carreer.
The band rehearses Wednesday evenings from 7:00 to 9:50 and presents six to eight concerts per season in the school’s Recital Hall as well as ceremonial functions such as the CRC graduation ceremony.
Membership in the CRC Concert Band is open to all students, faculty and staff members at CRC. Membership is also open to the broader Sacramento and Elk Grove community.
Auditions are held at the beginning of each semester in August and January during the first few rehearsals. Auditions consist of literature to be performed by the ensemble. There are openings in all sections, winds, brass, percussion.
Contact Director Grant Parker (parkerg (at) crc [dot] losrios [dot] edu)