The Ambassador Program
Now reaching more than 5,000 students every year!
About the Idaho Falls Symphony Ambassador Program:
- Introduce elementary school students to classical music through interactive presentations during school.
- Showcase professional IF Symphony musicians whose commitment to education goes beyond the concert hall, including the Symphony String Quartet, Woodwind Quintet, and the Idaho Brass Quintet.
- Encourage the study of instrumental music and strengthen the ties between critical thinking and listening skills.
- Bolster the artistic education of elementary and middle school students throughout Idaho Falls and many other public school districts in the region.
Ambassador Music -- Click the Songs for Sample Videos!
Symphony String Quartet:
Benjamin Britten Simple Symphony: IV. Frolicsome Finale
W.A. Mozart "Dissonance" Quartet K.465: I. Adagio-Allegro
Bedrich Smetana Quartet in E Minor: II. Allegro moderato a la Polka
Dimitri Shostakovich Two Pieces Op. 36a (1931): II. Polka
William Grant Still Danzas de Panama: I. Tamborito
Scott Joplin: New Rag for String Quartet
Idaho Brass Quintet:
Lew Pollack: "That's a Plenty"
Giuseppe Verdi: Triumphal March from Aïda
Mission Impossible: Theme
Saint-Saens: Carnival of the Animals: Elephant (Tuba Solo)
Mancini: Pink Panther: Theme
Mozart: Exultate Jubilate
Fats Waller: "Handful of Keys"
John Philip Sousa: Washington Post March
To schedule an Ambassador visit for your school, please call the IF Symphony Office at (208) 529-1080 between 11am-4pm, Monday through Friday.