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Music Department

We have a remarkable music program here at Canyon. We offer Choir, Band and Orchestra at all levels.

6th Grade Instrumental Music Information
Beginning Band: Mon-Fri – 7:50–8:40AM
6th Grade Orchestra: 4th period

Condor Choir Information
One Section 0 Period – Mon-Fri - 7:50–8:40AM 
One Section 4th Period

7th and 8th Grade Music Information
Advanced Band – 1st Period
Intermediate Band – 2nd Period
Intermediate Orchestra –5th Period
Advanced Orchestra –6th Period
Treble Choir – 2nd Period
Choral Ensemble– 3rd Period
Jazz Band – Thursday 3:15-4:05

Music Department Chair – Carina Zamora
Band - Carina Zamora
Orchestra – Heidi Dahms –
Choir - Katie Burke –
2019 Concert Schedule- All shows are at 7:00 unless otherwise indicated
February 12 - 6th grade orchestra and Condor Choir concert
February 22 - CVMPS Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser  See for information
April 13 - 7th and 8th grade music students field trip to Music in the Parks - All day in Fairfield and Vallejo

May 3&4 - CMEA Large Ensemble Festival - Performance times vary at CVHS CFA

May 14 - 6th Grade Choir at CMS Café     

May 15 - 6TH Grade Band, Orchestra at CVHS CFA

May 21 - 7/8th gr. Orchestras at CVHS CFA

May 22 - 7/8th gr. Bands at CVHS CFA

May 29 - 7/8th Choirs at CVHS CFA

Congratulations to our Bands, Choirs and Orchestras for their performances at Music in the Parks on Saturday, May 13.  The groups received 5 Superior and 1 Excellent ratings.  They all earned the best overall Band, Choir and Orchestra performances of the day.  Also, Rachel Raskin received the award for best middle school choral soloist.