Join the Band!
The San Diego City Guard Band, an all-volunteer community band, invites musicians of all ability levels to join its quality performing group. If you have band experience, we may have a place for you. A wide range of music is performed, from historical works, show tunes, movie scores and marches to concert pieces for symphonic band. Band membership is open to anyone over 18 years of age, based on instrumentation needs. There are no auditions for new members.
The Band's membership consists of amateurs, music educators, and professional musicians ranging in age from “18 to 80” and beyond. Today, the Band includes approximately 40 musicians, who rehearse once each week and perform at various locations in Balboa Park as well as other venues around the region, Rehearsals are every Tuesday, 7:00 to 9:30 pm, in the Recital Hall in Balboa Park. Rehearsal Info. If you would like to join the band, please contact our conductor before attending.