b'SUSAN AND NEIL SILVERMAN PHOTOGRAPHYSanta Rosa Symphony Institute for Music EducationTheSantaRosaSymphonyisrecognizedasYoung Peoples Chamber Orchestrahaving one of the most comprehensive musicA conductor-less string orchestra focused on education programs in California, serving nearlyteaching advanced ensemble and leadership skills .30,000 youth and adult students annually . The Symphony has a profound commitment to trainSanta Rosa Symphony Youth Orchestramusicians of the future and to foster a lifetime loveAn advanced full orchestra performing standard of music through school outreach and communityrepertoire from unabridged scores . This orches-engagement . tra presents three-four concerts each year and hasperformedinCarnegieHallandDavies Training Young Musicians Symphony Hall . SRSYO has toured China, Central The Santa Rosa Symphony offers a full complementEurope and Spain .of youth ensembles, including: Summer Music AcademyString Orchestra Workshop Offeringanexcitingthreeweeksofmusic A first ensemble experience open to children andimmersion . Students can learn to play an instrument adults without audition, in preparation for playingfor the first time or enrich their music studies . They in a full orchestra . develop musicianship in fundamentals and rhythm classes and enjoy workshops and ensembles led by Debut Youth Orchestra professional musicians, including members of the A full orchestra experience, building a solid foun- Santa Rosa Symphony dation for beginning orchestral students .Simply StringsAspirante Youth Orchestra Inspired by El Sistema, Venezuelas acclaimed A full orchestra for intermediate to advancedsocial action music network, Simply Strings young musicians . is based at Sheppard Accelerated Elementary 58Santa Rosa SymphonyRESIDENT ORCHESTRA|WEILL HALL, THE GREEN MUSIC CENTER'