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Schools enrolled in the Society's Youth Music Education Programs will receive packets of pre- and post-activity materials. Here you'll find youth program information, some pre-activity literature for a number of our programs, and fun links for your students in our Kids Zone.

If you have questions about your teacher packets and enrollment materials, please contact our Education Department at


View the current schedule of our Youth Concerts.

Please note that this is for information only, attendance is not open to the general public but must be arranged through a participating school.


Teacher Guides are based on the California Visual and Performing Arts Standards, the History and Social Science Standards and the English and Language Arts Standards. These guides will help your students prepare for the presentation as well as gain a deeper understanding of the music they will experience.

To view the Teacher Guides, select a Youth Program to open a PDF file.

Second Grade

Peter and the Wolf: Musical Stories

Fourth Grade

California Journeys (Bowers Museum)

California Journeys (Heritage Hill)

California Journeys (Mission San Juan Capistrano)

Fifth Grade

Concerts for Fifth Graders: Excerpts from Hansel and Gretel

Sixth Grade

Jazz History is Our History

World Music


View maps and traffic information for all of the county venues in which we present youth concerts.


Perfect for students! Visit the Philharmonic Society Kids Zone for fun links and more!