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    Academy Programs

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

    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):
    Rehearse and perform with the BSO lead by Maestra Marin Alsop

    Chamber Music Track (June 20-26):
    Play in chamber ensembles led by BSO musicians

    Music Educator Track (June 20-27):
    An intensive eight-day professional development program

    Arts Administrator Track (June 20-27):
    Learn how to create your own Academy


  • Professional Development
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    Professional Development

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

    Music Educators Academy: An intensive professional development program designed to inspire and invigorate music educators

    Arts Administrators at the BSO Academy: A “behind-the-scenes” look at the unique Academy Week Program including budget development, funding strategies, staffing, and program evaluation for orchestra administrators.

    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


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    BSO on the Go for Seniors

    Bring BSO ensembles into your community senior center.


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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

    Dates for the 2015 Program have been announced! 

    • March 24-28, 2015
    • May 5-9, 2015
    • June 9-13, 2015

    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