In-School 45-minute Assembly

Three talented string musicians from the esteemed Classics Philharmonic Orchestra showcase the art of storytelling through violin, viola, and cello. Students explore the instruments’ ranges and harmonious interplay in classical and contemporary compositions. The session highlights the expressive power of strings to evoke emotions in narrative music. A Q&A session provides insights into the world of professional musicians and pursuing a career in music. 

Customized For Quick Learning

• 45 minute sessions for grades K-5.

• Suggested audience size: 150 elementary students (but we can be flexible depending on your school’s needs)

• Aligned with CA Arts Standards

• Includes Social-Emotional Learning Concepts, arts integration, and music from BIPOC and female composers.

Assemblies Registration

Register Below.

    We require a minimum of two assemblies for: Pattern Play Trio, Brass Trio and String Trio. Mariachi Assembly we can accommodate 1 assembly - Subject to location of the school. We can accommodate up to three assemblies in one day for all 4 programs.
  • STEAM: Pattern Play Trio, Brass Trio and String Trio: We can accommodate up to 150 students per assembly. Música de Mariachi: We can accommodate up to 250 students per assembly
  • About the School


How do I sign up for an assembly? 

If you would like to book an assembly for your students, please complete the Assembly Request form.

How long are the assemblies? 

Our assemblies are 45 minutes long, which includes the performance as well as time in the end for students to ask our musicians questions.

How much does the program cost? 

Cost is dependent upon the number of assemblies requested, school Title 1 classification, and travel for our staff and musicians. For more information, please contact C4K Program Manager, Corrine Huber –

How many assemblies can we book in one day?

A minimum of two assemblies of the same program is required per booking, and we can accommodate up to three groups in one day.

How many students can attend an assembly? 

Trio programs can accommodate around 150 students per performance

Which ages are the programs appropriate for? 

Our programs are designed for elementary students in grades PreK-5th and are tailored to suit the grade level of the students in attendance.

When is payment due? 

Payment is due in full on or before the day of your assembly(ies). Please make checks payable to Classics 4 Kids and send to our office:

Classics 4 Kids

ATTN: Kiran Shelat, Executive Director

3740 Fourth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103

Can we take pictures during the assembly? 

Yes! Still photography is permitted, but no videos please.  

C4K provided music education to almost 27,000 Title 1 students during our 2022-2023 Season!

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