Inside Symphony – The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

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January 27, 2013
2:30 pm  to 4:00 pm

Pre-concert activities and Instrument Petting Zoo begin at 1:30pm
Stefan Sanders, conductor
Trinity University’s Laurie Auditorium

As part of its 2012-2013 Family Concert subscription series, the San Antonio Symphony will be presenting a program entitled INSIDE SYMPHONY – The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra on Sunday, January 27, at Trinity University’s Laurie Auditorium.  This performance will utilize sports concepts, like teamwork, practice, and cooperation to explore how an orchestra, or your favorite professional sports team, works together to perform at the highest level.  The concert will feature musical selections including Shostakovich’s Festive Overture and Waldteufel’s The Skaters Waltz and will culminate in a performance of Britten’s famous The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra with the world-premiere of revised, sports-themed, narration.

Patrons are encouraged to wear their favorite sportswear, sports uniform or team jersey. 

Single Tickets: adults $16 and children under 18 only $8.

Call (210) 554-1010 to order, order online, or purchase at the Laurie Auditorium Box Office.  For groups of 10 or more, please call Karen Cramer at (210) 554-1066.

Due to illness, Akiko Fujimoto, Assistant Conductor of the San Antonio Symphony, will not be available.  Stefan Sanders, Assistant Conductor for the Austin Symphony Orchestra will be conducting the performance on Sunday.