As one of the largest and most prestigious performing organizations on
campus, the Pomona College Orchestra has a long tradition as an
important creative and cultural outlet for the students, faculty, and staff of
The Claremont Colleges. Although the majority of its members are
For general information about the music department and its facilities, follow this link.
The members of the Orchestra benefit from the social, emotional, and spiritual experiences that come from a close association with great music and fellow musicians. Most of the Orchestra's personnel stay in the group year after year, seeing it as a part of college life that they don't want to do without. Members form close friendships that last far beyond their years at Pomona, with the time spent in the Orchestra acting as a common bond.