Fort Wayne Philharmonic: Family Series Concerts

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

April 17, 2016

October 30, 2016

February 19, 2017

April 30, 2017

Location: Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW

Phone: 260.481.0777

Email: info@fwphil.org

Link: https://www.tickets.fwphil.org/shows

Event Description

March 8, 2016 Updated Mar 8, 2016 at 11:59 AM EDT

Family 3 – Fairy Tale Fantasia
Sunday, April 17, 2016 | 2:00 P.M. | Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW
Chia-Hsuan Lin, conductor
Rebekah Rexroth, piano
It's a marriage of narrator, orchestra and on stage illustrator bringing to life vivid fairy tales by Hans Christian Anderson. Cherished classics of Beethoven, Grieg, and Tchaikovsky come to life in this family friendly program of great music and stunning illustrations, created right in front of your eyes.

2016-2017 Season

Family 1 | October 30, 2016
2:00 PM | Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW
“In the Hall of the Mountain King,” “Night on Bald Mountain,” and “Danse Macabre” are just a few of the spine-tingling classical music selections included on this enjoyable program for audiences of all ages. Be sure to dress in your favorite Halloween costume and witness the zany attire of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic musicians.

Family 2 | February 19, 2017
2:00 PM | Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW
It’s the great music you know and love, all in one place. Traditional selections like the theme to 2001: A Space Odyssey and awe inspiring works from Holst’s The Planets will expose young people to colorful classics. Also included are symphonic favorites from films like Star Wars, Superman, E. T., Raiders of the Lost Ark, and Lord of the Rings.

Family 3 | April 30, 2017
2:00 PM | Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW
Celebrate the western frontier and the spirit that made America great. Copland’s Rodeo, Grofé’s Grand Canyon Suite, and Rossini’s William Tell Overture set the stage for more contemporary works that follow: music from The Magnificent Seven, The Cowboys, True Grit, and Lonesome Dove.

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