Education & Outreach
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The Southwest Florida Symphony Organization is committed to providing, supporting and encouraging Arts Education in Lee, Charlotte and Collier Counties. The Symphony’s commitment to this essential education is evident through its educational programs to which it dedicates nearly $100,000 annually. The Symphony is dedicated to providing the very best in educational opportunities for our audience and performers of the future through numerous formats including Youth Orchestras, Majors for Minors school visitations, and an annual Young People’s Concert. Youth education programs and exposure foster young musicians’ skills and strengthen their appreciation for music through improved motivation, self-confidence, and overall achievement. Access to programs such as Music for Life, Discovery Club, and Student Rush tickets are extended to students of every age in Lee, Collier, Hendry, Glades and Charlotte counties. The Southwest Florida Symphony is a premier arts organization that brings together diverse audiences through our high quality and effective programming to foster and encourage critical thinking and lifelong learning. For additional information on any educational programs, please call the Symphony Offices at (239) 418-0996.
Scholarships & Competitions
Thank you very much. Having you guys at our school was great. We all learned a lot and enjoyed the performance. I LOVED the musc from the romantic period of the performance. Thank you!
The Mission of the Southwest Florida Symphony is to perform outstanding orchestral music for the enrichment, entertainment and education of the broadest possible public. Fulfilling this mission is only possible through the generosity of our supporters. Visit our CONTRIBUTE page to learn more about how your gift can make a difference in the cultural landscape of our community and beyond.