In this global initiative, musicians and educators abroad exchange valuable ideas with Philharmonic Musicians and Teaching Artists.


Since 2006, Philharmonic Teaching Artists have been working with Japan's Life With Music Project to develop training programs for local teaching artists, including a variety of demonstration projects and performances in schools.

Orchestra members gave master classes and worked with Vietnamese students.

Abu Dhabi
The Philharmonic's first visit to the United Arab Emirates featured a Young People's Concert preceded by Teaching Artists' playing interactive concerts in schools.

In 2008, Very Young Composers' Seoul, in partnership with the Korea Arts and Culture Education Service, enabled eight Korean orphans to create original orchestral works that were premiered at UNESCO's Second World Conference on Arts Education.