• Academy Week
    Academy Programs 390

    BSO Academy Week:

    Saturday, June 20, 2015 – Saturday, June 27, 2015 

    Academy Week Performance Schedule

    Play side-by-side with the pros at this year’s BSO Academy Week, June 20 – 27, 2015! Eight days, four intensive and exhilarating tracks for performers, educators and administrators:

    Orchestral Track (June 21-27)

    Chamber Music Track (June 20-26)

    Music Educator Track (June 20-27)

    Arts Administrator Track (June 20-27):


  • Music Educators Academy
    Horn Section Side-by-Side

    Music Educators Academy

    June 20-27, 2015

    The Academy Music Educators Track inspires music educators as well as those pursuing a career in music education. This program immerses participants in the world of the orchestra by playing, learning, and performing side-by-side with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. An intensive program offering three graduate credits through the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, this track is designed to invigorate music educators by focusing on improving musicianship, performance techniques, conducting skills, improvisation, arranging, practice techniques, and ensemble skills.


  • Arts Administrators
    Academy lunch

    Arts Administrators

    BSO Academy Week: Saturday, June 20, 2015 – Saturday, June 27, 2015

    The Arts Administrator Track during the BSO Academy week offers orchestra administrators a “behind-the-scenes” look at the unique Academy Week Program.

    Program content includes:

    • Observe all Academy Week classes and rehearsals
    • Budget development
    • Funding strategies
    • Staffing
    • Running the Academy Week
    • Program evaluation



  • Rusty Musicians

    BSO Rusty Musicians

    A one-night event, the BSO Rusty Musicians brings together adult musicians with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra to rehearse and play through major symphonic works.

    Wednesday, December 17, 2014
    Nicholas Hersh, conductor

    Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall

    Group 1: 6:30-7:20pm

    Rimsky Korsakov Polonaise from Christmas Eve
    Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 1 (Winter Dreams), 4th movement
    Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Ballet Act I, Scenes 8 and 9

    Group 2: 7:50-8:40pm

    Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Ballet Act II (ending with Pas de Deux)