The 2019 Poway Unified School District (PUSD) Orchestra Festival will be Sunday, March 3 at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts. The event will last from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m., with each orchestra playing for 30 minutes. This year’s participating schools are Bernardo Heights Middle School, Black Mountain Middle School, La Jolla Country Day Upper Division School, Meadowbrook Middle School, Oak Valley Middle School, Rancho Bernardo High School, and Twin Peaks Middle School.


This year’s adjudicators are San Diego Symphony Associate Conductor Sameer Patel and California Chamber Orchestra Artistic Director Dana Zimbric. They will also present a master class on-stage.

The annual festival is open to the public and has showcased PUSD musicians and positive learning for over 25 years. For more information contact PUSD Orchestra Director Ulli Reiner at