St. Ignatius

Warming up at Carnegie Hall


Instrumental Music

Instrumental music at SI comprises the Broadway Pit Orchestra, Chamber Music, Jazz Band, Jazz Combo, Piano Recital, Pep Band, and Symphonic Orchestra. We invite you to come to our Winter and Spring Concerts, Spring Musical, Piano Recital and home football and basketball games to see our talented students perform.

Orchestra & Pep Band Director - Dr. Gillian Clements
Jazz Band & Assistant Pep Band Director - Mr. Galen Green

Music just doesn't happen at SI. Students perform at the Fillmore Street Jazz Festival, at high school orchestra and jazz band competitions and festivals, in New York's Carnegie Hall and in Africa.

Recent tours include:

  • 2022: Great America (upcoming!)
  • 2019: Great America
  • 2018: New Orleans
  • 2015 & 2017: Southern California 
  • 2014: Carnegie Hall/NYC 
  • 2013: Kenya & Southern California 
  • 2012: New York City 
  • 2011: Kenya and Southern California 
  • 2010: Santa Cruz

Recent Performances

Rock Orchestra


Winter Concert: Concerto for Two Violins (Vivaldi)

Symphonic Orchestra at the Forum festival in Cerritos CA (reduced size on tour) :

Jazz Band at the Forum Festival in Cerritos CA (reduced size on tour):