For Schools

For Schools

Choose and Learn an Instrument with #PlayOnWNY

BPO musicians present instrument demos for our local students who are choosing an instrument.

Music for Youth Concert Series

Learn more about our school-time youth concerts and reserve online. The series includes concerts for PreK-Kindergarten, 1-4th grades, 5-8th grades and High School students.

Youth Concert Curriculum Resources

BPO youth concert curriculum and all related educational resources are available for free downloading.

Youth Concert Broadcasts

The BPO presents free web streaming broadcasts of dynamic youth concerts from the past several years.

BPO Teaching Artists

Bring a BPO musician to your school and educate through the arts! Single visit or multiple visit residencies feature an emphasis on standards of artistic excellence, provided by world-class professional musicians.

Music Education Resources

BPO education resources as well as links to local music making opportunities and national resource pages.

Community Spotlight

Community Spotlight showcases school and community groups from across Western New York. Performances take place in the Mary Seaton Room prior to select BPO concerts.

West Side Connection

The West Side Connection is a project involving the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and 12 Buffalo Public Schools on the West Side. It celebrates through music the diversity found in the West Side.

Celebration of Music Education

Learn more about this special event for Educators and Administrators.