about the symphony
The Skokie Valley Symphony Orchestra is a community orchestra that has been serving lovers of fine music in northern Chicago and on the North Shore since the early 1960's.
The orchestra's mission:
- to provide symphonic music at affordable prices in a venue that is comfortable, accessible, and has excellent accoustics
- to perform works that challenge both players and audiences
- to provide an opportunity for talented young musicians to perform as soloists with a symphony orchestra
- to explore new forms of programming to enhance audience education, experience, and interest
- to attract young people and under-served audiences to concerts and pre-concert programs.