Young Musicians

DSO Young Musicians playing in the Meyerson Lobby

All Young Musicians students participate in classes on their chosen instrument, as well as ensembles, drum circle and choir, with a progressive curriculum that includes social and emotional learning.

The DSO provides free instruments and instruction to students in Southern Dallas.

2022-23 School Year

Young Musicians Student learning cello

Young Musicians provides music education, instruments, performance and mentorship opportunities at no cost to students and families.


Young Musicians Student learning cello

Young Musicians Handbook

For enrolled students and parents, download the Young Musicians Handbook.

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22/23 Young Musicians Summer Calendar

Building the Future of the DSO

A new $7.5 million fundraising initiative that will support our ongoing pursuit of innovation and artistic excellence is being spearheaded by members of the our Executive Board to recognize the exceptional leadership of Ross Perot President & CEO Kim Noltemy and provide vital support needed to offset the decline in ticket sales and other revenues caused by COVID-19.

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Support the Young Musicians

Want to support the DSO’s Young Musician’s program? Visit our donate page to learn about giving to this initiative.