MISSION, VISON, VALUES

OUR MISSION

The San Jose Youth Symphony gives young people a foundation for life through orchestral music. We create programs that assure young musicians achieve technical proficiency, musical knowledge and an emotional connection to music. We strive to make each performance for the community uplifting, spirited and exciting.

OUR VISION

To enrich the lives of young people and the community with programs and performances that build lasting, long‐term enjoyment and passion for music.

OUR VALUES

  • We are passionate about music and the value of music education
  • We seek to stimulate creativity through collaboration and teamwork
  • We are committed to educating our young musicians and audiences in the classical, modern, and contemporary orchestral repertoire
  • We empower young people to grow musically, emotionally, and socially