• Academy
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    Academy Programs

    The BSO Academy Programs provide an exciting range of side-by-side opportunities for adult musicians from around the world looking to hone their skills and play celebrated repertoire with the pros.



  • Instrumental & Chamber Clinics
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    One and two day events, Instrument Clinics provide adult musicians with the opportunity to refine their playing and ensemble skills through technique-building classes focused on sound production, musicianship, practice techniques and ensemble skills.

    Information on future instrument clinics will be available soon!

  • Professional Development
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    Professional Development

    Resources, workshops and a wealth of opportunities for music educators, arts administrators and teaching artists.     

    BSO Academy Internship:  Learn first-hand how the Academy runs by becoming a BSO Academy intern.  Internship runs May through July 12, 2014, and compensation includes a modest stipend, free parking, complimentary BSO tickets, and the opportunity to attend rehearsals and classes.

    Music Educators Academy: Side-by-side playing experience for those engaged in or pursuing a career in music education

    Arts Administrators at the BSO Academy

    Teachers’ Resource Guides: Arts-integrated, STEAM activated lesson plan seeds and sprouts for Midweek Concerts and Open Rehearsals

    Orchlab: Workshops for credit hours for Montgomery County Music Educators

    CEME: The OrchKids program will host a workshop focusing on creating strategic plans for aspiring and pre-existing El Sistema inspired programs


  • BSO on the Go
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    BSO on the Go for Seniors

    Bring BSO ensembles into your community senior center.


  • Osher
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    The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Johns Hopkins University offers a wide selection of courses, lectures, and events designed to complement the interests and concerns of Osher Program members. From April 3 to May 1, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra offered Behind the Scenes at the BSO–course S14.111B–on Thursday afternoons from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Classes took place at Grace United Methodish Church, 5407 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21210.


  • Road Scholar
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    Road Scholar

    Road Scholars International Program: Inside a World Class Orchestra with the Baltimore Symphony
    Please check back soon for 2014-15 programs & dates

    Programs Include:

    • Attend a rehearsal of the BSO, open exclusively to Road Scholars
    • Enjoy dinner with BSO Musicians and Staff at the Engineer's Club
    • Learn how an orchestra runs through classes with BSO Musicians and Staff
    • Be treated to an exclusive lunch with BSO musicians
    • Attend a private concert by Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestra musicians