Central Valley Orchestras Mission
"Enhance the Quality of Life and Encourage Greatness Through Musical Experience"
To gain knowledge about the beauty of music and different genres and cultures in which they are composed. To learn technique, posture, and responsibility that will help further education and life skills. Learning about music will help develop a sense of pride and appreciation for the fine arts community. Music is a form of expression; every child should have the opportunity to express themselves whether it be through music, or another art form.
String Leadership Application
We are pleased to open the selection process for the 2020 - 2021 String Leadership Team. We are so grateful to have so many fantastic candidates to choose from.
Please follow the instructions and move quickly, materials are due Monday, June 1st, 2020.
We are looking for Orchestra students that want to be leaders in our Orchestra program. We are not a small program and leaders fill in the gaps of what Mr. Flemmer cannot complete or needs assistance. We are looking for those that want to lead, help others and to carry on the Family of what is the CV Orchestra Program.
You will need to fill out 1. Student Leadership Application. After that is complete, you need to share 2. Family Member Recommendation Form (1), 3. Teacher Recommendation Form (2) and 4. Student Evaluation Form (3). (Instructions to complete the process is on the Student Leadership Application Form.
Congratulations to the students that placed at the NEMEA Solo & Ensemble Festival 2020ViolinState Qualifier: Zak Azar
CelloState Qualifier: Connor DaBellFirst Alternate: Avery AuthSecond Alternate: Blaklee Evans
Strings Ensemble - SmallState Qualifier: "Raisin Brahms" Quartet (Asher Dalton, Olviea Dien, Blakelee Evans and Alyssa Underwood)
Strings Ensemble - LargeState Qualifier: CVHS Chamber OrchestraFirst Alternate: "It's On The Calendar" Quintet (Avery Auth, Brooke Bos, Olivia Darling, Isali Diaz and Olivia Sine)
Holiday Concert at The FOX
“A Solitary Wish: Holiday at the Fox” is a holiday concert put on by the Central Valley High School Arts Department. Over 350 high school musicians will be featured in concert, with the CV Symphony Orchestra and then the CV Combined Bands. Along the way you will get a chance to see an art gallery, and hear our gifted carolers bringing holiday cheer during the pre-show festivities. The free concert is open to the public, starts at 7pm and is General Seating only. We encourage you to arrive early and to get ready to grin from ear to ear! This event is downtown, you will need to find parking.
The concert benefits the local charity, Blessings Under the Bridge and their worthy mission to reach, bless, and offer love to the homeless and less fortunate by restoring purpose and dignity to the hearts of the homeless in our community and the communities around the world.
Please consider joining us, Wednesday, December 18th at the Fox!
Tuesday - 10DEC19 1430-1600 in the CV Commons
Monday - 16DEC19 1500-1700 in the CV Commons
Wednesday - 18DEC19 (Dress Rehearsal) 1430-1600
Fall Orchestra Concert
November 19th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM
YouTube performance of the concert.
Tune in at 7:00 PM to watch live, or follow the link to watch at another time. Enjoy!
Central Valley High School Veterans Day Slide Show
The students at Central Valley want to thank their heroes. These people made the decision to serve our country in the greatest capacity. We thank you for all that you have done to allow us the freedom we cherish today. Thank you Veterans of the CV family.
Congratulations to the CV Orchestras!!!
"Has Achieved a 3.5 or above Grade Point Average on thier classroom work while actively participating in interscholastic actives. These students exemplify the excellence achieved by the young people of today and future leaders of tomorrow"
Chamber Orchestra = 3.6916 GPA
Symphony Orchestra - 3.5484 GPA
Concert Orchestra = 3.2941 GPA
Combined GPA = 3.5114
Meet the Directors
Mr. Flemmer's Bio
Mr. Flemmer is the Director of Orchestras at Central Valley High School, Greenacres Middle School, and Liberty Lake Elementary School for the past 14 years. He instructs the Central Valley Chamber Orchestra and Concert Orchestra, Greenacres Beginning Sixlet Orchestra, Advanced Sixlet Orchestra, Concert Orchestra, and Chamber Orchestra, and the Liberty Lake Stringlet Orchestra since 2006 He started the Violin at the age of 6, where he studied privately through the years with Dr. Gerald Doty, Pam Hillygus, Marybeth Cullitan, Brian Haight, and Dr. Phil Baldwin. Mr. Flemmer graduated from Ferris High School in 1996, Spokane Falls Community College in 2001 with an Associate of Fine Arts, Spokane Community College in 2003 with an Associate of Arts, and Eastern Washington University 2003 with an Bachelors in Music Education with Violin as his primary instrument. Mr. Flemmer has performed with multiple ensembles throughout the years; Missoula Honors Orchestra, Spokane Junior Orchestra, Spokane Youth Symphony, Spokane Falls Community Orchestra, Eastern Washington University Symphony and Choir, Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra, and he currently performs on the Violin/Viola with the Coeur d'Alene Symphony Orchestra. Along with being a Music Teacher, Mr. Flemmer has served the past 10 years in the United States Army Reserve as an Engineer Officer with two tours to Afghanistan. He currently is attached to the Gonzaga University ROTC program. He is also the Lead coach for the Middleweight Football team at Greenacres Middle School. As a very busy Teacher, Musician, and Soldier, Mr. Flemmer enjoys his dogs, cars, Seahawks and Gonzaga Basketball