Education & Community

Building Community with Music

The Seattle Symphony offers a multitude of education and community programs for families, teachers, students and patrons to foster lifelong relationships with symphonic music. Each year, the Seattle Symphony reaches more than 100,000 people through community engagement programs, education concerts, school programs and free concerts. Join the Seattle Symphony family now and spark a song that you will sing for a lifetime.

Family Concerts and Activities
Join in the family fun with concerts and classes designed for children ages birth to 11 and their families.

Tiny Tots, Symphony Kids and Family Concerts performances engage our youngest music lovers. MORE

Our Family Activities in Soundbridge enrich your musical experience at the Seattle Symphony. MORE

Class Act
Our school programs are a Class Act! Join the Seattle Symphony for a Friday matinee concert with special school group pricing; Link Up: Seattle Symphony, a program for grades 3–5; an Open Rehearsal; the Merriman Family Young Composers Workshop; or one of our many other programs designed just for students. Teachers can take advantage of our 15% Educator Discount and Concerts for Clock Hours program, too. MORE

Calling All College Students! Join our Campus Club and pick up Symphony tickets for just $12! MORE

Get Teen Tix. Teens ages 13 to 19 can purchase $5 rush tickets to Seattle Symphony concerts when seats are available. Visit the Teen Tix website to join today! MORE

In the Community

As a cultural resource, the Seattle Symphony strives to bring symphonic music to everyone’s life — through community concerts, school presentations and more, the Symphony travels Seattle and surrounding areas to bring its world-class sound to everyone. MORE

Link Up
Link Up: Seattle Symphony invites students in grades 3–5 to join the orchestra in a highly interactive and engaging program and concert developed by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute. Students learn to sing and play an instrument through the Link Up curriculum, then perform orchestral repertoire along with the Seattle Symphony from their seats. MORE

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