HSO Mission Statement
A program of Johns Hopkins University, the Hopkins Symphony Orchestra (HSO) is a highly regarded university/community orchestra. The HSO’s goals are to:
- Combine the talents of Hopkins students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community musicians in a rigorous, artistically challenging and satisfying orchestral experience
- Offer an annual season of innovatively programmed, high-quality, low-cost symphonic and chamber concerts and a free family concert
- Further serve the community with special concerts, collaborations, and educational programs
The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.