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The mission of the ISO's Learning Community is to connect people with inspiring musical experiences that meet community needs.

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra's Learning Community works directly with educators, leaders and other organizations to learn about the challenges and aspirations of our city and its people. By dedicating the time to build understanding and relationships, we are able apply the unique resource of a professional orchestra to support and improve our community with creative programs and partnerships. 

Above and beyond the hundreds of outstanding concerts performed each year by the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the ISO Learning Community delivers a wide variety of programs that serve the community reaching 80,000+ people per year. 

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You can also follow one of our primary programs, the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra, on Facebook and Twitter.

 

Current Programming

For Students

From the pre-schooler who just can’t help but sing, move and play to the serious high school and college musician, the ISO offers opportunities to support their growth and development.

Student Tickets
Side-by-Side
College Prep Day
Artist Encounters
Young Musicians Contest

For Teachers and Schools

Working in schools can be difficult, and our educators need quality professional development, live experiences to inspire their kids and materials that address state standards. We do that.

Educator’s Guide to the Season
Early Childhood Teacher Workshops
Discovery Concerts
Symphony in Color
Next Generation ISO

For Adults

We offer programs to “grown-ups,” too! Learning is a lifelong activity, and we believe than an enhanced concert experience is food for the soul.

Concert Enhancement
Art of Leadership

For Everyone

We believe in the power of community and families. Strong communities and families unite to share experiences, learn and grow together. Life is better with music!

Teddy Bear Series
symFUNy Sundays Family Concerts

Community Day
Community Concerts
Artist Residency Programs
Helpful Information
Ticket Donations

Metropolitan Youth Orchestra

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra (MYO) is a youth and family development program of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. The program is designed to use the life skills learned in music instruction to engage youth in activities that discourage at-risk behaviors and keep them committed to staying in school.

About MYO
Registration
Events
Support MYO
 

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