Take your band, orchestra or mariachi students on a free-admission field trip to experience the Symphony’s first-ever performances specifically devoted to a middle school audience. Join us at Trinity University's Laurie Auditorium as we delve into the complexities of a beloved work of 20th century music, Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber. TEKS-aligned content presented in the concerts will touch on the foundations of music learning and the relevance of orchestral music to history, culture and the world.
Concert logo fair use artwork includes Metamorphosis III by M.C. Escher.
Where can I find additional information about this event?
For links to online education resources associated with this concert, please visit: http://sasymphony.org/education/teacherslounge/
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Volunteer ushers at Middle School Concerts will not be checking ID, but it is helpful when a printed email "TICKET MESSAGE" is presented. The TICKET MESSAGE contains seating information and is generally sent out 2-4 weeks prior to the concert date. Reservation preference will be given to school groups of 6th, 7th and/or 8th grade. These is no age limit for homeschool attendance; however, the Symphony strongly discourages the attendance of children under four years of age. Every attendee, regardless of age, must be included in your ticket count.
What are my transportation / parking options for getting to the event? Is there a plan for school busses?
An updated bus plan and parking information will be emailed directly to event reservees in the weeks prior to the event. This information can also be viewed and downloaded at: http://sasymphony.org/education/teacherslounge/
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Backpacks, bookbags, rucksacks and other similar items are NOT ALLOWED at Symphony education concerts. Please be sure to have students leave these items at school, home or on the bus. Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items or equipment. Absolutely no weapons, pets, food, drink or video equipment are allowed in the auditorium. Please DO bring your ears, eyes, enthusiasm, curiosity and good concert etiquette.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Jeremy Brimhall | Director of Education | San Antonio Symphony
email@example.com | (210) 554-1006 | sasymphony.org
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
No. However, any teacher can register to bring students.
Can I update my registration information?
Yes. Please continue to update us with your most-accurate head count. Please note however that adding additional seats at a later date may affect your seating area.
What if I need to cancel my reservation?
Please make every effort to cancel with at least three (3) weeks of anticipation of the concert date so as to make your seats available to other groups. To cancel, sign on to your reservation via the confirmation email, or contact the event organizer.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. It is helpful however when a printed email "TICKET MESSAGE" is presented at the door; see ID requirements above.
How does transportation assistance funding work for public schools?
The Symphony has already allocated all available transportation assistance funding for the 2016-2017 season to applicant schools. For questions, please contact Jeremy Brimhall, Director of Education at (210) 554-1006 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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When & Where
Laurie Auditorium at Trinity University
715 Stadium Dr
SAN ANTONIO SYMPHONY
The mission of the San Antonio Symphony is to inspire and enrich the community by vigorously influencing the artistic fabric of San Antonio through excellent symphonic performance, education and service.
The San Antonio Symphony’s education programs strive to establish lifelong learning for all ages and segments of our diverse community by promoting the enjoyment, understanding and appreciation of symphonic music.