Hello Parents,
I recommend students beyond bk. 4 to join a youth orchestra outside of school. Please note that auditions are usually between April - June and rehearsals are once every week during the school year. It's a big commitment but worth it.
Oakland area:
  • Berkeley Youth Orchestra

  • Oakland Youth Orchestra

  • Young People's Symphony Orchestra

Hayward area:

  • Youth Orchestra of Southern Alameda County

Fremont area:

  • Fremont Youth Symphony

San Jose:

  • California Youth Symphony

  • San Jose Youth Symphony

Palo Alto:

  • Golden State Youth Orchestra

San Carlos:

  • Peninsula Youth Orchestra

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