Instrumental Music and Chorus
In third and fourth grades, students are eligible to participate in the instrumental music program here at Valley Forge. Small group instruction takes place 30 minutes once per six-day cycle.
Third grade students may choose to play violin, viola, or cello and participate in the orchestra for the spring concert. Fourth grade students may choose to play violin, viola, or cello and participate in the orchestra for both the fall and spring concerts. Orchestra rehearses on Day 5 mornings from 8:00-8:40.
Fourth grade students may choose to play flute, clarinet, oboe, saxophone, trumpet, french horn, trombone, baritone, or percussion. Students participate in lessons year-round and are eligible to join the band for morning rehearsals in the second half of the year after showing an appropriate level of proficiency on their instrument. Band will rehearse on Wednesday mornings from 8:00-8:40 and perform in the spring concert.