Explore the solar system while getting to know a symphonic masterpiece in detail: Gustav Holst’s famous orchestral suite The Planets.
Where can I find additional information about this event?
For links to education resources associated with this concert, including a links to a Teacher's Guide and online playlist of concert selections, please visit http://www.sasymphony.org/2014/07/the-planets/.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Volunteer ushers at Young People's Concerts will not be checking ID, but it is helpful when a printed reservation confirmation is presented. Groups consisting of grades 2nd - 5th grade will be given preference over other grade levels. These is no age limit for attendance. However, the Symphony discourages the attendance of children under two years of age. Every attendee, regardless of age, must be included in your ticket count.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Is there a plan for school busses?
Please visit http://www.sasymphony.org/2012/06/teachers-lounge/.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
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
firstname.lastname@example.org | (210) 554-1006 | sasymphony.org
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
No. However, anyone 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.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No. It is helpful however when a printed reservation confirmation is presented at the door.
How does transportation assistance scholarship work for public schools?
Pending your indication on the order form that you intend to apply for transportation assistance scholarship, you can expect to receive a separate confirmation message regarding your transportation scholarship award within three business days. The awarded amount or the actual transportation costs for your field trip, whichever is lower, will be paid as a partial reimbursement after your scheduled concert date. In order to receive the reimbursement payment, it will be necessary for your school or district to submit an invoice or field trip report showing the actual transportation costs to Jeremy Brimhall, Director of Education, before June 30, 2015. It will be your responsibility to ensure that busses to attend the concert are ordered through your school district.
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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.