Honor Band and Orchestra Information

These are audition based ensembles showcasing talented students from all over San Diego Unified School District. Lets see MBHS represented.

Here are direct links to audition materials. (Auditions Dec 4th)

Audition Sign ups:

Band (Sign Up!!)

Orchestra (Sign Up!!)

Dates and times:


Audition Form (Mr. B needs to sign this)

Walk-in Policy (If you don’t sign up)

Band Excerpts

Band Scales

Orchestra Excerpts

Orchestra Scales

*Any student selected to perform in one of the ensembles is excused from two months worth of after school practice.

Beginning of the Year Information

Online forms and information for students

Please take a look at all the information provided below with your parents.

1. Forms (Mandatory for all musicians)

2. Enroll in Google Classroom

*Use your sandi.net email to enroll. Copy the code in (parenthesis).

Concert Band (qs09d9g), String Orchestra (0raxdig), Full Orchestra (xotezv), Preservationists (xr54ytb), Mambo Orchestra (mvclyas), Swing Choir (u6zhsgp)

3. Sign Up for Remind!

*This will allow me to send you updates and reminders by text and email. Please click on your ensemble(s) and follow the instructions. 

Concert Band, String Orchestra, Full Orchestra, Preservationists, Mambo Orchestra, Swing Choir

*Parents sign up for the MBHS Music Parent TEXT HERE.

4. Go to the bottom of the page and subscribe to the Music Newsletter

5. All Concerts and events here

6. Like us on Facebook and follow on instagram

7. Amazon Smile

Raise $$ for the MBHS Music Program while you shop on Amazon!  Visit smile.amazon.com and support "Mission Bay High School Band Boosters." 

All ensemble pages are locked.  You will need a password to access pages.  Ask Mr. Balmat if you do not have this password.

Mr. Balmat - 858-273-1313 x113 - jbalmat@sandi.net

Interested in joining our program at MBHS.  Click HERE for more information.