In honor of
National Marching Band Day,
please consider donating to the
Your donation will be used to help fund musical instruments and music and is tax deductible! As our students, alumni,
and parents know the Hart Regiment strives to create a challenging musical environment that encourages excellence through high expectations, hard work, compassion, support and friendship.
A History of Success
William S. Hart High School was designated a California Distinguished Arts School by the State of California in 2013. The instrumental music department at Hart HS consists of the Marching Band, Jazz Band, Wind Ensemble, Concert Band, Winter Drum Line, Concert Percussion Ensemble, Music Technology, A.P. Music Theory and Colorguard. After being restructured in 2000, the department has continued to consistently provide a well-rounded music education for its students with emphasis on Concert and Solo & Ensemble performances.
The Hart Regiment has been named the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association Marching Band Champion in their division for 15 years. This is an accomplishment unequaled by any other group since the inception of the championships in 2002. The Regiment has also competed at the finals level consistently at Bands of America Regional Championships since 2002. In 2007, the Regiment was a semi-finalist in its first appearance at the Bands of America Grand National Championships in Indianapolis, IN. At the 2009 Bands of America Southern California Regional, the Regiment was named the division 3A class champion and was the High Music Award recipient. The Regiment has medaled at numerous Marching Band Open Series Championships since its inception in 2008. The Regiment has recorded the music for the NBC television series “Friday Night Lights” and featured in a commercial for Bounty Paper Towels.