The String Orchestra III/IV Honors course offers instructions for the violin, viola, cello, bass, or piano students who demonstrate an advanced understanding of rhythm, pitch, reading music, scales and ensemble playing. Material covered will include expanding on rhythm, shifting past third position, three octave scales, chamber music and advanced ensemble playing. School instruments are provided for use in class. Students may take this course in consecutive years. *See page 5 regarding PE Deferment for rising 9th grade students.