The Long Beach Symphony brings the Instrument Petting Zoo to several of the Long Beach neighborhood libraries and community events. Our volunteers give a special presentation designed to pique the interest of very young children in making music. They explain how the instruments of the …Read More >
Each year, fourth- and fifth-grade students of the Long Beach Unified School District and select Wilmington schools look forward to their musical field trip to the Symphony’s home venue, the Terrace Theater at the Performing Arts Center in downtown Long Beach.Learn More >
Long Beach Symphony celebrates its 81st season in 2015-2016. Featuring some of Southern California's finest symphonic musicians, Long Beach Symphony is a beloved cultural institution and one of the largest arts organizations in Long Beach, California. The Symphony produces six Classical concerts throughout the year at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center Terrace Theater and five POPS! concert events in the Long Beach Arena.Learn More >
Music and the arts are powerful catalysts for the quality of life, culture, and economy within local communities. The Long Beach Symphony is proud of its role, using music to help realize the full potential of our young citizens, enriching the lives of individuals of all ages and contributing to the well-being of our community.
The Symphony's goal is to continue the long tradition started in 1934, a tradition of making music for the city and neighboring communities, of bringing people together to be entertained, stimulated and even challenged by the music.