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Family & Education

Welcome to the Idaho Falls Symphony Family & Education Resources

See our youth activities, family programs, and orchestral opportunities below. 

IFS Youth Orchestra (IFSYO) Music Director Christine Hutchings

Preparatory String Orchestra (PSO) Conductor Annalee Kelly

Education Manager Melanie Mallard


The Idaho Falls Symphony is actively working to help educators build the skills and enthusiasm of upcoming young musicians. Are you an educator who is interested in having mentors assist in your classroom? Please contact Melanie Mallard at the Idaho Falls Symphony for more information.

Support for the Idaho Falls Symphony Youth Orchestra Program comes from these generous supporters:

The William J. and Shirley A. Maeck Family Foundation

The Idaho Commission on the Arts with support from the National Foundation for the Arts

Idaho Environmental Coalition

Idaho National Laboratories managed by the Battelle Energy Alliance

Carrie & Christian Shull

Carol Ormond