Symphony Orchestra provides an opportunity for the highly skilled string orchestra student to perform with an advanced musical organization. A wide range of musical forms and styles are played throughout the year. Special concert attire may be worn. Placement is by teacher recommendation/audition.
This orchestra combines with wind players from Mountain View's premier band (Mountain view Wind Ensemble) from November through Spring semester to perform full orchestral works by music''s best known composers. This orchestra regularly receives top honors at the Area and State Concert Festivals. In February 2016, the Symphony Strings performed in Carnegie Hall in an exclusive engagement with the Chamber Orchestra and Mountain View Chorale.
Course Name: Symphony Orchestra
Course #: MU92
Grade Level: 10-12
# of Credits: One (1)