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2023-2024 Orchestra Parent Liaisons  -  Nikki Smith & Jen Noguera

All string players (Grades 9 – 12) are welcome to join this specialty class – no auditions are necessary! Advance woodwinds, brass and piano players are by placement auditions only. Please contact Mr. Nishida for more information.

2023-2024 Orchestra Syllabus

Course Description:

All String players are welcome. Wind and Percussion instruments by audition/consent of instructor. The focus of the class is to develop string and instrumental ensemble techniques. A variety of orchestra literature will be covered. Previous string experience is encouraged. 

Course Objectives (Students will be able to):

Instrumental Music Program Mission Statement:

The San Ramon Valley High School Instrumental Music Program strives to provide a comprehensive and enriching experience for all students. We meet the individual needs of each student by maintaining a curriculum that is rigorous, standards-based, diverse, and equitable. Our ensembles make positive contributions to social-emotional health, honor individual identity as assets to the group, as well as maintain an inclusive environment and supportive community.

For the full Syllabus, please see the following link: Orchestra Syllabus