Our San Bernardino Valley College Instrumental Ensembles are available for concerts, dances, receptions, parties, civic events, openings of new businesses, dedications, weddings, anniversaries, art festivals, Octoberfest, soundtrack for movies or television productions, promotions, fundraisers, socials and service club meeting programs, We can tailor our music to your event in a professional style at an affordable cost.
With over 900 performances by our ensembles in the past 26 years, we are experienced in meeting the needs of our host. The style of music can vary from Bach to Rock and include: Jazz; Dixieland; Polkas; Marches; Novelty Tunes; Classical Chamber; Latin; South American; Ethnic World Cultural Diversity; Pop; Fusion, and Rock.
Professor Kardos is available as a speaker on several topics such as; Jazz History; American Popular Music; The business of Music; Music In Our Lives and Music In Our Schools, Members of the ensembles can conduct workshops, clinics, and master classes for your music students or clients.
Ensembles Available; 35 Member Sousa Style Concert Band (Community Concert Band); “Kicks Big Band” – 18 piece AAA Dixie & Swing Band – a foot stomping Dixie Band; Stuffed Five German Band specializes in Um Pah Pag and Octoberfest favorites; Sax and Flute Ensembles for your store promotions; Jazz Combos from 3 to 7 pieces ala Palm Springs style and individual solo musicians for that little extra touch to your club meetings.
If you are interested in the availability or a demo cassette or any of our groups, contact the Band Department at Sand Bernardino Valley, College.
For additional information contact the Music Dept, at San Bernardino Valley College – Professor Paul L. Kardos 701 S. Mount Vernon Avenue, San Bernardino, CA 92410.
Tel. (909) 384-8545
We welcome musicians to join us for rehearsals, please call in advance of attending.
These ensembles are available for concerts, promotions, dances, parties, store openings, ceremonies, co-fund raisers and special other events. Contact the Music Dept. For availability.