Philharmonic Society of OC

Philharmonic Society of OC

The Philharmonic Society is the county’s oldest and most recognized music organization. Since its inception in 1954, the Society has presented the world’s most acclaimed symphony orchestras, chamber ensembles, soloists and international artists for the enjoyment and appreciation of Orange County audiences.
The Society’s Youth Programs, one of the most extensive music education programs of its kind in the country, are offered free of charge to schools, students and parents, and each year reach over a quarter of a million children from first grade through high school.
The Committees of the Philharmonic Society are the Society’s principal fund raising and volunteer force. More than 110,000 hours of in-kind service are provided.


  2082 Business Center Drive, Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92612


Ancient Grooves

Program description

For 6th Grade Only:

Concerts that feature a quintet of musicians performing on unusual musical instruments from around the world. They compose, arrange and perform unique compositions to show that people of all cultures have exciting and inspiring music to share. The concerts demonstrate that music is the universal language.

NOTE: Due to the high demand, this program is booked only through Principals or District Administrators. If you are a parent, please contact your principal to book this program.

Program detail
Artistic discipline: Music
Cultural Origin: ANY
Program type: Field Trip
Population served: Grades 6 - 8
Subject: ANY
Bilingual: No