WELCOME MVHS MUSICIANS & COLOR GUARD!
Welcome to the Instrumental Music (IM) program at Monte Vista High School.
Our award-winning program includes Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, two Jazz Bands, Marching Band and Color Guard.
The IM program is under the direction of Ed Cloyd.
Monte Vista Keynoters is a non-profit 501(c)3 parent booster group that provides the funds and volunteers required to operate the program.
Click on the INFORMATION tab above for more details.
Instrumental Music Student Packet 2021-22
Here is the link for our student packet this year. Please click on the box to open.
Want More info for the 2021 Marching Band and Color Guard Season? Click on the buttons below to see an up to date calendar, events schedule and tips for the season.
August 25 - BTSN
Sept 1 - Marching Band Pictures (afterschool)
Sept 1 & 2 - Instrumental Music Class Pictures
Oct 16 - Marching Band Competition (Loomis)
Oct 29 - Marching Band Halloween Parade **Pending**
Nov 6 - Marching Band Competition (Folsom)
Nov 13 - Marching Band Competition (Merced)
Nov 20 - Marching Band Competition (Lincoln)
Dec 8 - Winter Concert : Orchestra, Symphonic Band,
Dec 10 - Winter Concert: Jazz A & Jazz B
Jan 21 - Marching Band Awards Dinner 6:30pm
Jan 29 - Folsom Jazz Festival: Jazz A & Jazz B
March - Area Band Festival
May - Jazz Showcase
May - Spring Concert
Welcome Back to School!
Your Instrumental Music Donation for all classes can be made either online through Future Fund (Donate Button Above) or by check payable to MV Keynoters.
2021-22 Suggested Class Donations:
Marching Band - $750
Jazz A - $700
Jazz B - $600
Wind Ensemble - $350
Orchestra - $350
Symphonic - $200
Multi Class *Discount - (-$200)
*If your student takes two classes take $200 off your total donation!
Please make your donation to Keynoters, the parent-run booster group that provides the funds necessary to operate the Instrumental Music Program.
All expenses for the Instrumental Music Program, except for our Director’s salary, are paid for by Keynoters.
Here are a few examples of what your donation is going towards:
Sheet Music, Equipment & Supplies
Coaches and Clinicians to Help Teach in Small Groups
Buses & Truck Rental for Competitions/Events
Application/Entrance Fees for Competitions/Events
2021-2022 Budget Click Here
Interested in Helping out the
2021- 2022 MV Keynoters?
If you're new to our program or returning for another school year of music, CHECK THESE ITEMS OFF YOUR LIST!