General Session 3

A Call to Action

June 8, 2:45PM–3:45PM



Jesse Rosen, president and CEO, League of American Orchestras

A Call to Action

We share a belief in the power of music as a force for good. Clive Gillinson will issue a “call to action” for an integrated approach to our organizations as ones that serve music and our wider communities as a single unified mission.

Clive Gillinson, executive and artistic director, Carnegie Hall

Young Strings



A Program of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra presents Young Strings – a short film by Quin Mathews followed by the World Premiere Performance of Do They Dream?...by Stamos James Martin. Commissioned by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Young Strings performed by students, instructors, and alumni (both live and pre-recorded) of the Young Strings program conducted by Dallas Symphony Orchestra Education Director, Jamie Allen.

The Mission of Young Strings

Young Strings, a program of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, discovers, develops and promotes the musical talents of outstanding African-American and Latino string students in the City of Dallas.

Sponsored by Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)