Seeking gently used instruments for Santa Cruz City Schools band programs

October 14 through November 22, 2013
Drop off at school offices between 9 am & 2 pm
Questions: Call 427-8212 or email

Let your gently used musical instruments bring new joy to an eager young musician today!

musical_instruments_clip_artHear that? That sound is the return of school band to our elementary schools!! We have hundreds of beginning musicians excited to start playing traditional band instruments. Our schools and our El Sistema after school orchestra program can use your retired but able woodwinds, brass, strings, snare drums, acoustic guitars, recorders, hand drums, etc. If you have a playable band instrument that wants to play again, please drop it off at one of the locations below.

  • Bay View Elementary School – 1231 Bay Street, Santa Cruz
  • Westlake Elementary School – 1000 High Street, Santa Cruz
  • Mission Hill Middle School – 425 King Street, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz High School – 415 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz
  • Gault Elementary School – 1320 Seabright Avenue, Santa Cruz
  • DeLaveaga Elementary School – 1145 Morrissey Blvd, Santa Cruz
  • Branciforte Middle School – 315 Poplar Avenue, Santa Cruz
  • Harbor High School – 300 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz
  • Soquel High School – 401 Soquel San Jose Rd, Soquel