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About the WVSO

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra is West Virginia’s premier performing arts organization, presenting more than 50 concerts annually to audiences throughout the Mountain State.  Programs include Capitol Conference Center Symphonic, ZMM Pops and City National Bank Family Discovery Series, performances by the Montclaire String Quartet, collaborations with the Charleston Ballet and other WV Arts Organizations, and a nationally award-winning education program.  The Symphony’s home is the world-class Maier Foundation Performance Hall at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences in Charleston, WV.

Questions to ask your child's prospective music teacher

 

Use the following guide to have a conversation with a prospective private music teacher for your child.

1. At what age should you start a child on a string instrument?  Why that age?  (in your opinion)
2. What are the ingredients for a successful student?
3. What are the ingredients that make a successful teacher? Read more...