The Music department in the Upper School includes jazz performing ensembles, music theatre and choral vocal music groups, a Chamber Music Ensemble, and Music Theory and Composition courses. Bentley ensembles perform regularly throughout the year, both on and off campus, and at local/regional festivals and competitions.  In addition to being provided numerous performance opportunities, instrumentalists at Bentley receive regular coaching from members of local professional cultural institutions, such as the San Francisco Symphony, and other nationally and internationally acclaimed orchestras and ensembles.

Music Department

List of 2 members.

  • Dr. Lee Steward 

    Upper School Performing Arts Department Chair and Music Teacher
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  • Ken Berman 

    Upper and Middle School Jazz Band Teacher
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