The instrumental music program is multifaceted and progressive. Offerings include Big Band for intermediate and early advanced instrumentalists (brass, woodwinds, mallet percussion and rhythm section instruments) which explores features eclectic music styles including jazz, rock, fusion, Afro-Cuban and Latin jazz, basics of improvisation and popular and contemporary musical genres. Chamber Orchestra/Advanced Chamber Music (also PPP) is available for intermediate and advanced string, piano, wind, and brass players and focuses on music literature of multiple style periods and geographic regions. Finally, Advanced Jazz Combo emphasizes improvisation, study of the Jazz Lexicon and creative adaptations of contemporary music in multiple genres.
Lick-Wilmerding High School
755 Ocean Avenue | San Francisco, CA 94112 | 415.333.4021
A private school with public purpose, Lick-Wilmerding High School develops the head, heart, and hands of highly motivated students from all walks of life, inspiring them to become lifelong learners who contribute to the world with confidence and compassion.