York Community High School

Symphony Orchestra

 #8207 Symphony Orchestra

Grades 10-12 / Full year course - 2.0 credits

Prerequisites:   Completion of Cadet and/or Concert Orchestra requirements and performance level 


This course is for advanced string players interested in performing the world's great orchestral literature.  The course meets 5 days a week and has a weekly sectional rehearsal after school.  Full Symphony Orchestra consists of the Symphony String section and the top woodwind, brass, and percussion players from the Symphonic Band.  Students will perform 4 major concerts, a solo recital, a chamber ensemble recital, as well as numerous outside performances.  Solo auditions are held each year.

Ostwald, Ray
Performing Arts Teacher, Orchestra Director rostwald@elmhurst205.org