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


  • ONCE UPON A SYMPHONY

    Once Upon a Symphony blends vibrant music, engaging storytelling, and enchanting visuals to create a unique and magical overture to the live music experience. Appropriate for children ages 3 to 5.


  • CSO FAMILY MATINEE SERIES

    Featuring the unforgettable sounds of the full Chicago Symphony Orchestra, these concerts will inspire your child’s musical imagination. Recommended for children ages 5 & up.


  • SPECIAL CONCERTS

    Vienna Boys Choir, Merry, Merry Chicago! and select CSO at the Movies concerts — special concerts at Symphony Center recommended for children ages 5 & up.