New York State

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

The RPO was one of the first orchestras in the country to create a music education program for children, and it continues to be a leader in formulating age-appropriate, sequential learning programs for school curricula. The Philharmonic roster offers live classical music, while the Pops programming offers jazz, movie soundtracks, and Broadway classics. Special matinee performances are available for groups. The Orchestra also offers an OrKidStra program, with age-specific music ranging from operas for kids and the Music of Harry Potter, to Symphonic Tales from Around the World.
 
Contact Info 
Address: 433 East Main St., Rochester, NY 14604. Monroe County. Tel: 585-454-2100. Website: www.rpo.com. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: 2nd-College. Activity Type: Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-2.5 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Performing Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Performing Arts. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue