Back by popular demand! NSO musicians Elisabeth Adkins, Paula Akbar, Lewis Lipnick, and Joe Connell with storyteller Lynn-Jane Foreman take a peek at adorable bears and the sounds of their homelands--music that is as unique as they are. Ages 3–5.
It's a big bear world out there, and every sort of bear has its own look and growl. This Teddy Bear Concert takes a peek at these adorable creatures and the sounds of their homelands--music that is as unique as they are. With NSO musicians Elisabeth Adkins and Paula Akbar, violin, Lewis Lipnick, bassoon, and JoeConnell, percussion, as well as narrator Lynne-Jane Forman, this performance assembles a wild combination of instruments in order to create music from around the world. Children will also be introduced to an out-of-this-world instrument, the Theremin, which is used to create the crazy sounds in a lot of classic films. For ages 3 to 5. Come early for "musical playtime." Starting a half hour before each Teddy Bear Concert, enjoy these music and movement activities especially designed for small children.