Symphonic Band Tonight


Tonight the West Valley College Symphonic Band takes the Theater mainstage at 8:00 pm.  The event is free and promises to stir the majestic (dare we say ‘regal’) spirit in all of us! A concert band, also called wind band, symphonic band, symphonic winds, wind orchestra, wind symphony, wind ensemble, or symphonic wind ensemble, is [...]

Youth must be foolish…

NONNO [cutting in on the Germans]:      Youth must be foolish and mirthful and blind,      Gaze not before and glance not behind,      Mark not… [He falters again.] HANNAH [prompting him, holding tightly onto his arm]:      Mark not the shadow that darkens the way – [They recite the next lines together.]      Regret [...]


The WVC Music Department presents Magnificat! featuring the WVC Chamber Singers, the WVC Chorale and the San Jose State Symphony Orchestra. Here are a couple of clips of the West Valley College Chamber Singers from their October 26th performance.  Enjoy!

The Bronzography Shew


Who said that painters and ceramicists get to have all the fun? Check out the latest gallery showing of WV student photography and bronze sculpture now through Dec. 5th. See you at the reception, Tuesday, November 27th, 5 – 7 p.m. Hagar Holan Megan Gazard Gary Turpin Larsen Howard Athena Santos  Lorraine Crowder  From the Photography [...]

John Vidovic Concert

John Vidovic and his merry band of current and former West Valley College Music students played the Studio Theater last Friday night. If you missed the show you can view the first half in full here. Press ‘play‘, click ‘fullscreen‘ and turn-it-up! Vladimir Licina – Keyboard/Piano John Vidovic – Guitar Ren Geisick – Vocals Fernando [...]