2018–19: Coming to New York — Immigrant Voices

New York has long been home to wave after wave of immigrants who bring their distinctive cultures and whose music reflects their tragedies and triumphs. With curriculum for advance preparation, a stimulating and interactive performance format, and the thrilling sound of one of the world’s great orchestras, Young People’s Concerts for Schools consistently receive top ratings from teachers for educational value.

$10 per student

Check back in early September for concert details and registration forms.

Middle and High School Concerts (grades 6–12)

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 10:30–11:30 AM
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 12:00–1:00 PM

Elementary School Concerts (grades 3–6)

Thursday, May 9, 2019 10:30–11:30 AM
Thursday, May 9, 2019 12:00–1:00 PM
Friday, May 10, 2019 11:00 AM–12:00 PM
Friday, May 10, 2019, 12:30–1:30 PM

More Ways To Engage

Young People's Concerts Play!
Watch the famous Young People’s Concerts in your classroom or home. Welcome to a library of educational concerts available for on-demand streaming, along with a host of interactive features to help you get even more out of the concert experience. Learn more

Open Rehearsals
Attend a real Philharmonic rehearsal! From September to June — on 26 week-day mornings — you and your school group have the opportunity to watch the Philharmonic at work. Learn more.

Student Rush
Students can purchase $18.00 rush tickets for select concerts up to 10 days before the concert.
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Lead support for Young People’s Concerts for Schools is provided by the Mary and James G. Wallach Foundation and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.

Additional major support is provided by Evalyn E. and Stephen E. Milman, The Brodsky Family Foundation, and The Carson Family Charitable Trust.

This program is also supported, in part, by Dr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Sculco, the Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the Mary P. Oenslager Student Concert Endowment Fund.

New York Philharmonic Teaching Artist positions are funded by The Susan W. Rose Fund for Teaching Artists.