Adopt a Musician

The Dubuque Symphony Orchestra and the Dubuque Community School District began the Adopt a Musician program during the Spring of 2011. Three musicians were "adopted" by the 4th grade classes at Bryant, Marshall and Prescott Elementary Schools. Their purpose of was to enhace the music education of the children by serving as musical ambassadors and teaching artists in the schools.

Adopt a Musician has been expanded to 15 schools and 10 musicians (see below for full listing of participating schools). The musicians and teachers work together to plan lessons that will help the students reach the 4th grade standards and expectations in music. The DSO musicians demonstrate their musical instruments, engage the students in music making and discussion, encourage the students to play a musical instrument and answer questions. Each school is able to adopt their DSO musician at no cost.

Dubuque Community School District

  • Audubon Elementary
  • Bryant Elementary
  • Carver Elementary
  • Eisenhower Elementary
  • Fulton Elementary
  • Irving Elementary
  • Kennedy Elementary
  • Marshall Elementary
  • Prescott Elementary
  • Table Mound Elementary

Holy Family Schools

  • Holy Ghost Elementary
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe & St. Anthony Elementary
  • Resurrection Elementary
  • St. Columbkille Elementary

Other Tri-State Area Schools

  • Westview Elementary (Platteville, WI)

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Ultimate Rock Hits

Jan 18, Fri | 8:00pm

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Ultimate Rock Hits

Jan 19, Sat | 8:00pm

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Feb 23, Sat | 7:30pm

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Feb 24, Sun | 2:00pm

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Mar 23, Sat | 7:30pm

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Mar 24, Sun | 2:00pm

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Apr 13, Sat | 7:30pm

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Apr 14, Sun | 2:00pm