To request tickets for all CSO Education Concerts, please download, print and mail, email or fax our 2013/14 Ticket Order Form.
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Please note: The deadline for concerts that will occur in October–December of 2013 is Friday, September 13. The deadline for concerts that will occur in January–May of 2014 is Friday, December 13.
If you have questions please email or call the Education Box Office Hotline at 312-294-3076 for the latest information.
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Your imagination will be inspired by vivid storytelling, music that depicts the characters and action, and props, costumes and images created by Chicago Children’s Theatre.
Appropriate for children ages 3 to 5.
Specially designed for children in kindergarten through third grade and students of all ages with special needs, these concerts combine music with a visual element such as dance or mime to serve as an introduction to the music
Youth Concerts are designed for students in grades 4-8, with the intention of developing an increased understanding of and appreciation for symphonic music and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Orchestra Explorers® introduces kindergarten through third grade students to the thrilling world of classical music.
Dream Out Loud is an innovative music education advocacy campaign, offering a variety of resources for elementary through high school students and music educators.
Open Rehearsals provide music students in grades 9-12 with access to the musical resources of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Students and teachers in eight Chicago Public Schools are served by this multi-year program through concert attendance, classroom music activities and teacher training.
The Docent Program provides free in-school visits by trained volunteers who prepare students for upcoming CSO education concerts.