Welcome to Los Gatos High School Music!
- Check out the story and photos of Fisher Days, when middle school band students had the opportunity to see, hear, and play with the Wildcat Marching Band & Guard: Fisher Days News.
- Congratulations to Marching Band & Color Guard, for a 2nd Place finish in Class 4A at the Gilroy Garlic Classic on 10-11-14!
Marching Band performs at the Homecoming game against Palo Alto High
Due to the Coronation Dance, Marching Band practice will be shortened to 9 am - 3 pm. Bring marching shoes for field work in case of rain!
Winter Guard informational meeting for students and parents, Band Room, 6:30-7:30 pm
Marching Band rehearsal followed by WBA competition at Dublin High, performing at 6:45 pm
New LGHS Music Alumni Page & Newsletter:
Check out our new Alumni page, where you can view and download BackBeat, our brand-new alumni publication, guaranteed to inform and entertain past, present, and future LGHS Music students!
General Info About the Music Program:
Los Gatos High School is proud to offer a comprehensive Music Department for students in grades 9-12, with a 119-member marching band and color guard, 2 concert bands, 2 orchestras, 3 choirs, 1 jazz band, 1 percussion techniques class, and 2 courses in music theory. The Department also offers indoor winter guard and a winter percussion ensemble.
LGHS Music ensembles have recently been recognized for excellence in performance with several CMEA Unanimous Superior ratings, Gold ratings and Overall Program sweepstakes in the Heritage Music Festival, and several top rankings in its marching programs.
Every four years, the Music Department embarks on an international summer performance tour. Most recently, in June 2014, students in Symphonic Band & Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, and Choir toured England, where they collaborated with world-renowned American composer Frank Ticheli, performed in major historic venues in London, York, and Harrogate, and participated in the Harrogate International Music Festival. Click on Photos & Videos to see and hear our Music students deliver those world-class performances.
Explore this site to learn more about the Music Department, and be sure to click on the About section to read about our outstanding students, faculty, and Boosters organization. LGHS students and families are invited to join the Department in its ongoing musical journey -- whether by enrolling in one or more of its stellar programs, by volunteering to support its activities, or by attending one or more of its numerous ensemble performances throughout the year.
See you in class . . . and at the show!