West Virginia Symphony Orchestra Inc.

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Basic Information

Address: 4700 MacCorkle Avenue S.E., Suite 101 Charleston, WV 25304
Phone Number: 3049579878
Fax Number: 3043457679
Director: Lawrence Loh, Music Director

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Additional Information

Days and Hours: Office 9-5 M-F
Description:

The Educational MISSION of the WVSO:
To provide opportunities for all learners to grow as individuals and to develop curiosity and creativity through a personal relationship with orchestral music.

We have presented Young People's Concerts in WV for over thirty years! Due to COVID-19, we are able to provide two concert offerings online for classroom use.

Grade Levels:
Pre-K
K-5
6-8
9-12
Group Type: Available for Classroom Use
Disabled Access:

All venues are ADA accessible. Our virtual concerts are great for classroom use!

Program Type:

Symphonic Safari: Cartoonist Joe Wos joins Maestro Loh and the WV Symphony Orchestra for some fun with music inspired by animals. 50-minute run time
Great Composer Make History: The WV Symphony highlights influential composers, some who have been neglected in the American classical music tradition. Our concert is curated to celebrate these influential composers of color--male and female, living and dead—whose music deserves to be honored and performed. 50-minute run time
 

Admission/Tickets: no charge at this time for virtual programming
Registration: wvsymphony.org/ypc
Reservations Needed: access password available at wvsymphony.org/ypc
Mission Statement:

The Educational MISSION of the WVSO:
To provide opportunities for all learners to grow as individuals and to develop curiosity and creativity through a personal relationship with orchestral music.

The WVSO’s VISION for educational work:
To spark lifelong learning, musical engagement*, and growing minds.
 

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

The WVSO Education Committee VALUES:

  • Live orchestral music and its power to affect people's lives
  • Access and opportunity for all
  • Personal connections to music
  • Curiosity and creativity in making and experiencing music
  • Role of the Arts in the classroom
  • Personal development through music
  • Inspiring educators