Changing the Face of Classical Music, One Musician at a Time.

The Columbus Symphony Academy is an intensive musical training program designed for serious and passionate student musicians in grades 5-12 who identify as part of the Black, Indigenous, and/or People of Color (BIPOC) community and have a desire to pursue music at the highest level. The Academy will provide these young musicians the essential musical experiences that will prepare them for success in a professional performance career in classical music.






Program Proudly Supported by

Leading Sponsor

Supporting Sponsor

Partner Sponsor

Additional Support by: Crane Group, Friends of the Columbus Symphony


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