The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is a great resource for parents and grandparents seeking to pass on their love of music with the children in their lives.


  • ONCE UPON A SYMPHONY

    Your imagination will be inspired by vivid storytelling, live music, sets, costumes and images to create a unique and magical overture to the live music experience. Appropriate for children ages 3 to 5.

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  • CSO FAMILY MATINEE SERIES

    Experience world-class, one-of-a-kind programming for children ages 5 & up.

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  • SPECIAL CONCERTS

    Vienna Boys Choir, Merry, Merry Chicago! and Jazz for Young People — special concerts at Symphony Center recommended for children ages 5 & up.

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