Orchestra Classes


Beginning Orchestra
Beginning Orchestra is available to all 4th & 5th Grade students in the Legend feeder area.   In this class, students will learn how to assemble, care for, and begin to play an instrument.  No previous instruction is required.  In orchestra, students can learn to play violin, viola, cello or string bass.

Intermediate Orchestra
Intermediate Orchestra is available to all 4th & 5th Grade students in the Legend feeder area.   In this class, students will build on their fundamental skills and learn to play more complex music in a variety of styles.  Previous experience, such as a year of completed beginning orchestra, is required.


Class Options

Classes are offered for each school, but students are welcome to attend any option that best fits their schedules. 


Option 1:  Frontier Valley Orchestra at Frontier Valley
Beginning Orchestra: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7:45 - 8:30 a.m.
Intermediate Orchestra: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:30 a.m.
        Instructor: Ms. Petersen
Classes will begin Aug. 30.


Option 2: Gold Rush Orchestra at Goldrush
Beginning Orchestra: every other Monday & every Thursday, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m.
Intermediate Orchestra: every other Monday & every Thursday, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m.
        Instructor: Ms. Rich
Classes will begin Aug. 30 with Beginners only.  
The first Monday for Beginners is Sept. 17.  The first Monday for Intermediates is Sept. 10. 


Option 3: Iron Horse Orchestra at Iron Horse
Beginning Orchestra: every other Tuesday & every Thursday, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m.
Intermediate Orchestra: every other Tuesday & every Thursday, 3:35 - 4:35 p.m.
Instructor: Ms. Petersen
Classes will begin Aug. 30 with Beginners only.  
The first Tuesday for Beginners is Sept. 11.  The first Tuesday for Intermediates is Sept. 4.

Option 4: Pioneer Orchestra at Pioneer
Beginning Orchestra: every other Tuesday & every Wednesday, 4:05 - 5:05 p.m.
Intermediate Orchestra: every other Tuesday & every Wednesday, 4:05 - 5:05 p.m.
Instructor: Ms. Rich
Classes will begin Sept. 4 with Beginners only.
​The first Tuesday for Beginners is Sept. 4.  The first Tuesday for Intermediates is Sept. 11.