The Lakeview Orchestra
The orchestra program at Lakeview Academy offers instruction in violin, viola, cello and contra bass with a focus on the skills necessary for long-term success and enjoyment. The orchestra program is a brain-friendly environment fostering solitude, creativity, and mastery. Instruction concentrates on technical and expressive skills in an ensemble-focused setting, encompassing a broad range of musical styles. Students’ enjoyment of music becomes strengthened while attaining musical achievement. All orchestra members are encouraged to enroll in private lessons on their instrument. The Lakeview Orchestra will perform several times throughout the year and meets twice a week during the school day.
Mozart String Club
Lower School students can play in the Mozart String Club. This club serves as an introduction to Lakeview’s orchestra program and meets after school weekly. Instruction is offered in violin and cello with an emphasis on fundamental skills, including proper posture and playing position, development and production of appropriate tone quality, technique, aural skills, and music literacy. The Mozart String Club provides an opportunity for entry-level placement, and instruments may be rented for a nominal fee through a local vendor.