Education & Family

The San Francisco Symphony provides music education experiences for children, families, and schools in communities throughout San Francisco, the Greater Bay Area, and beyond.

Family Concerts

Share the joy of music with the next generation at Music for Families concerts and special kid-friendly events.

School Groups

The San Francisco Symphony provides an unforgettable learning experience at Concerts for Kids and daytime Open Rehearsals.

Music in SF Public Schools

In partnership with the San Francisco Unified School District, the Symphony supports music education through Adventures in Music and Instrument Training programs.

Youth Orchestra

The San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra is a free, pre-professional training program for gifted instrumentalists age 12-21.



Ron Gallman
Director, Education

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