BSO College Card

BSO College Card Online

College Card Concert Availability and Events

Encore BSO Recitals are now available.
Check individual listings for starting and ending dates for each stream.
The next Pathways to the BSO live webinar will be on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 8pm!


BSO Online College Card


Purchase the College Card

Ever since our founding, the BSO has valued its relationship with our college students. This year, we are excited to continue this proud tradition into these unprecedented times with our new Online College Card. We look forward to sharing our music with you along with new opportunities to learn more about the BSO and our community.

A $20 purchase of the 2020-21 Online College Card includes:

  • Access the Encore BSO Recitals Series

    Enjoy this colorful and eclectic online concert series spotlighting 50 musicians of the Boston Symphony Orchestra in small ensembles, giving viewers a rare opportunity to experience the individual artistry of the musicians who make up the world-renowned ensemble. The Encore BSO Recitals series reprises programming initially recorded and streamed this past summer for the Tanglewood 2020 Online Festival. Additional, yet to be announced online programming will also become available following this series.

    Learn more about Encore BSO Recitals.

    Please note that this series will run through November 19, 2020, individual stream expiration dates apply.

  • Pathways to the BSO Webinars

    There are many pathways to a rich life in music that happen offstage! These biweekly webinars explore the professional and personal pathways of the staff and larger community across the BSO. Bring your questions for a lively conversation with our guests. The next Pathways to the BSO live webinar will be on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 8pm!

  • Benefits of the 2020-21 College Card Online will include content from the Fall through the Spring. Future content will be released as it is produced. You will not need to purchase another card for access.

Instructions for purchasing the 2020-21 College Card Online:

  • Purchase the College Card Online here or by following the link on the top of this page.
  • After purchasing your card, you will receive an email with a link to a survey to register your card. Please note that this survey must be completed within 48 hours of your purchase to keep your Online College Card benefits active.
  • Once you complete the survey, you will receive weekly emails with information about your Online College Card benefits, including Pathways to the BSO content

If you would like to purchase the Online College Card as a gift for a college student, please call SymphonyCharge at 888-266-1200.

Please don’t hesitate to send us an email or give us a call if you have any questions or would like further information. Contact us at or 617-638-9345.