• image

    Apply NOW

    Adimission for 2020

    MFA Program+SOA Certificate

    ONLINE APPLICATION
  • image

    Scholar Year of 2019-2020 begins!

    20 young musicians from different countries and regions enrolled SOA Class 2019

    Starting brand new music life

    MORE
  • image

    The Fifth

    Shanghai Orchestra Academy celebrates its fifth anniversary

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

    MORE
  • image

    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.

    MORE

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.

Screenshot

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.

MORE

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.

MORE
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.

MORE
image

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

Pic

20 Young Musicians of SOA Class 2019 Started Their Journey!

  • 2019/10/11 16:18:34

Coming from different countries and regions of Asia, 20 young musicians enrolled SOA 2019 Class

Pic

Shanghai Orchestra Academy Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with Commencement Ceremony

  • 2019/7/5 11:55:15

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

Pic

Shanghai Orchestra Academy celebrates its fifth anniversary

  • 2019/6/26 17:59:29

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

CONCERTS


VIDEOS