Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra

Music

  • Hay Street

Service Description

The Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1956 in Fayetteville, North Carolina, and is a professional, regional orchestra whose mission is to educate, entertain, and inspire the citizens of the Fayetteville, North Carolina region as the leading musical resource. Praised for its artistic excellence, the symphony leads in the cultural and educational landscape for Fayetteville and the southeastern North Carolina region. The Fayetteville Symphony typically performs 8 concerts during any given season performing both at Methodist University and Fayetteville State University. Partnerships with other agencies include collaborative performances with Cape Fear Regional Theatre, chamber concerts at St. John’s Episcopal Church, as well as the city’s annual Independence concert with fireworks. Third Grade School Visits Once every school year, professional symphony musicians visit select elementary schools in Cumberland County Schools (CCS) to give third grade students engaging presentations and informative Q&A sessions supplementing the music teachers’ own work with the FSO/CCS pre-approved curriculum guide. All of this is to prepare the students for their upcoming trip to the symphony concert. Grade Levels 3rd Grade Total Fee $200-300 School Portion $100-150 Fifth Grade School Visits Professional woodwind, brass, and percussion musicians of the Fayetteville Symphony are available to visit 5th grade classrooms to perform and discuss choosing and playing a band instrument. This program offers the students the opportunity to learn and hear about instruments they can learn to play beginning in 6th grade, while giving students the chance to learn from some of the top performing musicians of North Carolina. Grade Levels 5th Grade Total Fee $100-500 School Portion $50-250 High School Musician Mentoring Professional musicians of the Fayetteville Symphony are available to visit middle schools and high schools to help mentor music students of Cumberland County. This program offers the students the opportunity to learn more detailed performance techniques of their instrument and the chance to learn from some of the top performing musicians of North Carolina. Grade Levels 9th-12th Grade Maximums 1 hour Total Fee $100/musician School Portion $50/musician Website https://www.fayettevillesymphony.org/


Contact Details

  • 301 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC, USA

    910-323-1776

    media@theartscouncil.com