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    The Pride of the Chinese

    President YU Long Featured on the Cover of Gramophone

    In the April issue of Gramophone, the cover features on Chinese conductor YU Long, founding president of the Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA) and music director of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra (SSO).

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    Perform Side-by-Side

    NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra: Fourth Visit and Joint Concert with SOA Students

    Eight Principals from the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra (NDR) stayed at the Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA) from 5th March to 9th March.

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    The Fifth

    Shanghai Orchestra Academy celebrates its fifth anniversary

    The year of 2019 marks the 5th anniversary of the official establishment of the SOA.

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OVERVIEW

The Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA) is the result of a partnership among the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, and Shanghai Conservatory of Music. Its inaugural class began in September 2014. Maestro Long Yu, Music Director of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, serves as the President of the Academy.

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A Path to the International Stage for Aspiring Orchestra Musicians

Performance opportunities with international professional orchestras complemented by career-focused curricula such as sectional training and repertoire class.

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PROGRAMS

Master of Fine Arts degree

The Master of Fine Arts degree (MFA) covers 3 years of full-time study, at the end of which students may obtain the MFA degree issued by Shanghai Conservatory of Music and the SOA Certificate (Full-time) jointly issued by New York Philharmonic and Shanghai Symphony Orchestra.

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Shanghai Orchestra Academy Certificate program

This program covers 2 years of full-time study, at the end of which students may obtain the SOA Certificate (Full-time) jointly issued by New York Philharmonic and Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. *Please notice that students within this program are not qualified for applying student visa in China.

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FACULTY

The Concertmasters and Leading Musicians from the New York Philharmonic and the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, as well as Professors from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music

NEWS

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Shanghai Orchestra Academy Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Commencement Ceremony

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Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA) celebrated its fifth anniversary with the commencement of 10 graduates on Monday, July 1.

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Shanghai Orchestra Academy celebrates its fifth anniversary

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The year of 2019 marks the 5th anniversary of the official establishment of the SOA.

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NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra: Fourth Visit and Joint Concert with SOA Students

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Eight Principals from the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra (NDR) stayed at the Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA) from 5th March to 9th March.

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