Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is Central Florida’s resident professional orchestra, appearing in more than 125 performances and serving over 180,000 people in Central Florida each season. The Philharmonic’s education programs are designed to provide music for every stage of life.



Symphony Storytime In School


Program Description

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s Symphony Storytime Series brings favorite childhood stories to live with live music, narration, and beautiful hand-drawn illustration. In-school presentations are 30 minutes in length, and include two back-to-back presentations.

Performances are available select months during the year.

Three Little Pigs (Available September 2019)

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Program Detail

Program type: In-School Performance
Artistic Discipline: Music, Storytelling
Cultural Origin: Multicultural
Subject: Fine Arts: Music
Population Served Pre-K, Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Programs are available in September 2019, February 2020, and May 2020. Date and time to be mutually determined by OPO and presenting school.

Available times:




Please note: Back-to-back presentations run about 75 minutes in total (including moving students). The times above reflect suggested windows in which you can schedule your presentations; time frames are negotiable.

Length of :Program 30 min (75 min for two back-to-back performances)
Space / technical requirements:

Microphone and projector screen (Smart Board is fine).

Ability for musicians and production to set up room 10-15 minutes prior to student arrival.

OPO can furnish piano/keyboard, but performance space must have manageable access points, including ramps etc. to utilize OPO piano.


In-school (recommended for cafetorium or auditorium space)

Fees / Ticketing:

$2,400/day (includes two back-to-back performances)


Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provide Lesson Plans: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Instructors receive annual professional development training: Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Standards are customized for every classroom visit: Yes

Cancellation Policy

Schools must provide at least 45 days notice for any delays or cancellations, including time changes or date shifts. The OPO will reschedule if provided the 45 day lead time, based on the availability of artists.