The Cleveland Orchestra is your partner in music education.
Nurture your passion for music with learning opportunities for all ages, both in-person and online.
Now free for Pre-K to Grade 12Mindful Music Moments
Bring a moment of calm and focus to your entire school community each day by including Mindful Music Moments in your morning announcements. In more than 100 schools across Northeast Ohio, 65,000 students are experiencing the positive impact of Mindful Music Moments, brought to you by The Cleveland Orchestra, and mindfulness partner, The Well.
- Free 4-minute daily pre-packaged web-based modules
- Combines classical music with mindfulness prompts
- Designed to reduce stress & anxiety, and encourage social & emotional well-being
Music’s Many Voices
This concert for students in Grades 3-5 showcases some of classical music’s many voices, including repertoire by composers of diverse cultures, races, and nationalities; male and female composers; composers from the past as well as contemporary living composers. Take a trip around the world with The Cleveland Orchestra as we explore Music’s Many Voices.
What Is An Orchestra?
This series teaches the fundamentals of an orchestra, the role of the conductor, and the unique sounds and personalities of the instrument families. Designed primarily for students in Grades 4-8, learners of all ages will enjoy the 5-episode series which also includes guided lessons and interactive quizzes.
- Resources for this series
- String Family
- Woodwind Family
- Brass Family
- Percussion Family
- Teacher & Parent Edition
- Additional Teacher Videos
- The Cleveland Orchestra's Digital Education Series is underwritten by Mrs. Jane B. Nord with additional support by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.
For Pre-K to Grade 2PNC Music Explorers
Learn about the instruments of the orchestra, one at a time, with Cleveland Orchestra musicians and guests, and an engaging host in these 30-minute adventures.Watch Web Series Preview Season
- The Cleveland Orchestra's Music Explorers Concerts are sponsored by PNC.
Extended Learning Take your knowledge of music to a new level
Want to go further? The following resources and experiences can help deepen understanding and appreciation for music.
Learning ResourcesFor All Ages
Explore ready-to-go lessons and video playlists by age, grade, or program.Explore Resources
On a Personal Note (Podcast)For Young Adults & Adults
Every story has a soundtrack. Cleveland Orchestra Musicians and Music Director Franz Welser-Möst share stories about the music that has shaped their lives.Listen Now
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