Imperial Valley Symphony


The Imperial Valley Symphony

42nd Season - 2015-2016

Joel Jacklich, Founding Music Director/Conductor, IVC Professor Emeritus

Dr. Matthew Busse, Assistant Conductor

Esteban Corona, Assistant Conductor

P.O. Box 713

El Centro, CA 92244-0713

(760) 352-8791

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Rehearsals: Wednesdays, 6:30 -9:40 p.m., Room 305, IVC,

Classes are MUS 171, Chamber Orchestra (Credit) & MUS 803, Orchestra for Older Adults (Noncredit)

Concerts are held at the Jimmie Cannon Performing Arts Theatre

on the Campus of Southwest High School

2001 Ocotillo Dr., El Centro, CA 92243

The "Imperial Valley Symphony" performs Mendelssohn's "Symphony No. 3 Op. 56 (Scottish)" (5.10 minutes)


MUS 171 Chamber Orchestra: A study and performance of literature for a small orchestra. Performances in local communities and on campus are required. Field trips to other musical events will be included to help performers develop efficient listening and evaluating practices. Solo and ensemble rehearsals and performances included. Maximum credit four units. (Accepted for credit at CSU,UC)


MUS 803 Orchestra for Older Adults: Designed for older students who have an interest in learning to play in an orchestra. Performances in the local community and on campus are required. Introduction to music theory as a means of learning to read music rather than learning by rote. The course intends to assist older adults in identifying and examining personal interests and aptitudes in performing music to enhance mental acuity and creativity, as well as appreciation of the arts.