Burlingame High School Music Programs

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Introduction to music at Burlingame High School

The BHS Music Department band and choir classes are open to all BHS students and begin on the first day of school as part of the students’ regular class schedule.

The Band Program is directed by Kyoko Yamamoto.

The Choral Program is directed by Shawn Reifschneider.

The BHS bands and choirs entertain at home football and basketball games, pep rallies, community events, parades, graduation, and numerous concerts. As part of the music education curriculum, all band classes combine together to form the Marching Band and Pep Band. In addition the band and choral ensembles annually compete at Music Festivals such as Heritage Festivals and California Music Educators Association (CMEA) Festivals.

Those enrolled in band and choir are also offered an opportunity to audition for select groups that rehearse outside of the regular school day. Jazz Band is offered before school, while Chamber Singers is scheduled after school. Auditions are in the spring for the following school year.

Connect and contribute

We will strive to keep the music calendar up-to-date. So come here to view it or subscribe to it.

Email is the primary method of communicating with all students and parents, so register here to stay in the know. (No need to register if you already receive emails from Music Boosters)

Donations are critical to covering our music program costs. Donate here to ensure a quality educational experience continues.

What's Happening Next?

Now - Please fill out the Band Spring Performance Trip Survey (see below or click here) and bring to first day of class

Now - IF YOU MISSED BAND CAMP please fill out the BHS Band Registration (see below or click here) and bring to first day of class

Thur August 22 - 6pm - 8pm Music Boosters Welcome Potluck , BHS Cafeteria

Thur September 19 - 7pm - 8:30pm First Music Boosters Meeting (and the third Thursday of every month) - Meet this month in the Alumni Room

Booster Registration 2019-2020.pdf
Spring Trip Survey.pdf
Music Boosters.pdf

Recent Events

Band Camp

Band Camp Pool Party

For photos and videos of previous academic years go to Photos and Videos