The Oregon Symphony is the oldest major orchestra in the West. We are committed to providing an array of exciting concerts, educational and community programs for the diverse audiences of Oregon and beyond. We rely upon contributions from the community to support our innovative programming. Your tax-deductible contribution ensures that musical excellence remains accessible for all to enjoy.
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Each year more than 30,000 children benefit from our in-school educational programs. From education concerts and backstage tours to workshops and classroom visits, we are dedicated to igniting a passion for fine classical music in future generations.
Waterfront Park Concert
Each summer, more than ten thousand music lovers of all ages gather for a musical celebration led by Music Director Carlos Kalmar at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. This family-friendly gathering has something to inspire and delight every listener.
300,000 people attend more than 140 annual performances. With concert programs exploring all musical styles, periods and genres, the Oregon Symphony demonstrates its commitment to providing music for everyone.