Beginning Band - Grades 4-8
Students with no prior experience, will learn to play a wind instrument. This class is offered before school on Monday.
Concert Band - Grades 4-8
Students continue to gain experience playing their wind instrument and becoming part of an ensemble group. The Saint James Concert Band has played the National Anthem at Sacramento River Cats baseball games and has performed at the Mondavi Center at UC Davis. This class meets before school on Tuesday.
SJS concert band.
Rhythm Section - Grades 6-8
This group resembles a rock band with a drum set, electric guitars, electric bass and piano. The rhythm section accompanies the school choir at most events, including Masses, festivals and performances. This class meets weekly during lunch period.