Symphony Volunteer Association

Volunteer to support the orchestra and music you love!

Through unique education programs, exciting volunteer opportunities, fundraising projects and more, SVA members support the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and reach thousands of students each season. Any Friend of the SLSO is welcome to join the SVA.

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Volunteer Opportunities

  • Play a special part in Picture the Music, Express the Music, and Instrument Playground, a traveling hands-on kit of musical instruments presented at schools and other community venues
  • Serve as an Ambassador for the SLSO throughout the community and within Powell Hall, ranging from community and business organization events to Advocacy Day at the state capitol 
  • Serve as a Powell Hall tour guide, assist with Youth Orchestra auditions, or complete “one and done” projects, providing much appreciated help to SLSO staff. Contact us for a wide variety of opportunities available to match your interests and schedule

Upcoming Events

Check back for new events as they become available.

News and Member Resources

SVA Membership Directory 2023 
Password required; please call 314-286-4153 for assistance. 

Committee and Team Descriptions 

View the SVA bylaws and standing rules.

23/24 SVA Executive Board

Debbie Dillon, President*
Patty Kaplan, Secretary
Jim Moore, Vice President, Philanthropy and Stewardship
Suzanne Seibel, Vice President, Education and Community Programs
Martha Duchild, Vice President, Membership