Harv and Smiley

Welcome to the Los Trancos Woods Community Marching Band!

“Creating Fine Music Since 1960”

Los Trancos Woods is located on the San Francisco Peninsula, in the foothills behind Stanford University. We hope you can join us at some of our many performances in Northern California.

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General Information

Upcoming Band Schedule

Latest Newsletter

Charts for Our Tunes

The Tune List

Hear the Band Now!

Brief Band History

Historic Band Photo

Band Group Photos

Member Photos

Historic Photos

Rehearsal at Zott's, 1960

Boulder Creek Days, 1961

Soquel-O-Rama, 1962

Dutch Photos from 1967

Art Wagner’s Photos from 1971

1972 Santa Clara Parade of Champions

Art Wagner’s Photos from 1977

Sunset Magazine Story from 1978

Dave Richoux’s Photos of St. Patrick’s Day from 1978

1986 May Day Parade in Palo Alto

1986 Santa Clara Parade of Champions

The 1987 Annual Rehearsal

The Comedia Bowl, 1987

Cherry’s Three Videos 1990

Carpy’s Historic Photos

Sue Weiand’s 1994 Independence Day Parade Photos

The Hooker’s Ball, 1995

Joe Mann Historic Photos

4th of July Parade, 1997

St Patrick’s Parade, 1998

PCA Awards, 1999





Remembering our Drum General, Orville “Arf” Pitney, January 2003

Benicia Mardi Gras Parade, 2003

St. Patrick’s Parade, 2003

Annual Band Rehearsal, 2003

Woodside May Day Parade, 2003

Los Altos Pet Parade, 2003

San Mateo County Times Story, 7-2-03

Independence Day Parade, 2003

Columbus Day (Italian Heritage) Parade, 2003
















Site Contributions Welcome

This site is established for the benefit of members and friends of The Los Trancos Woods Community Marching Band. If you have any photos, news stories, or other band-oriented information that you would like to share, please let us know . We are particularly interested in material from the early days of the band for the “Historic Photos” section. After all, we have been doing this since 1960!