Masterclasses & Workshops

Each season, the Richmond Symphony hosts a number of masterclasses, workshops and demonstrations with Richmond Symphony musicians and guest artists. These interactive sessions provide students the opportunity to learn from (and sometimes perform for) world-class artists. These sessions are scheduled throughout the season and are open to the public.


Join the Richmond Symphony School of Music for their Music Exploration Series

October 15, 2020

Violinist Melissa White will be performing Mozart’s Concerto No. 5 in A major with the Richmond Symphony Oct. 16-18.
Join us FREE at 7pm on Thursday, October 15 as Melissa joins us on Zoom for a special presentation for music students.
  • Sign up for Music Exploration with Melissa White HERE.
  • Get tickets to hear Melissa White perform with the Richmond Symphony HERE.

November 12, 2020

Director of Education and Community Engagement Walter Bitner discusses wholehearted attention with Dr. Ronald Crutcher and Alex Laing. Join us FREE on Thursday, November 12 @ 7pm (EST) for a special presentation for current and future music educators, parents, and students.

  • Sign up for Music Exploration: Wholehearted Attention HERE
  • Read read the article Wholehearted Attention on Walter’s blog HERE
  • Read more about Alex Laing HERE
  • Read more about Dr. Ron Crutcher HERE