The Coeur d'Alene High School Orchestra Program was founded in 1911 as a student club, and it is still going strong over 100 years later! It was formalized in 1918 when Ray Fahringer was hired to direct the school orchestra and band program.
Mr. F. Al Carlson 1915 – 1916
Mary H. Petcina 1916 - 1918
(She also led the choir from 1916-1922)
Raymond L. Fahringer 1918-1953
Gilbert Burns 1953 - 1975
(He also taught choir from 1968-1974)
John Terris 1975 - 1998