The Florida Orchestra Working with Student Musicians

This inspiring video illustrates how vital the generous help of The Florida Orchestra is, as they work with students in the Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco County Public School Systems.

The video highlights these Florida Orchestra Educational programs:

  • Prodigy Cultural Arts Program with TFO, where Michael Francis is working with young violinists
  • Teaching Artist Partnerships, giving students – and music teachers – the opportunity for in-depth learning on orchestral instruments.
  • Side By Sides Concerts, where professionals play alongside aspiring student musicians.
  • Youth Concert Field Trips, where more than 20,000 students each year are introduced to an orchestral performance in an exciting, accessible way.

As Michael Francis explains, “The Florida Orchestra is not just here for concerts. We’re here as part of a bigger mission, which is to show the importance of arts, in our community.”

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