NSO Family Concert: I Hear America: Back to the 40s!
The NSO whisks families back to "the good old days" with the playful melodies of Leroy Anderson, the big band swing of Duke Ellington, and the breathtaking music of Aaron Copland.
- Sun., Feb. 27, 2005
- Concert Hall
- 1 hour
- $15.00 - $18.00
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NSO concerts for families with children ages 7 and up.
**NEW! Kids' Chats—Following the 3 p.m. performance, young audience members can ask questions of the concert artists and hear their engaging stories in an up-close and personal forum.
NSO Musical Instrument "Petting Zoo"—One hour before each performance, young concertgoers can enjoy hands-on fun with the instruments they'll see played professionally on stage.
Program and Notes
- Bugler's Holiday
- The Syncopated Clock
- The Typewriter
- Classical Jukebox
- It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
- Take the "A" Train
- Overture to Nutrcracker Suite
- Variations on a Shaker Melody
- Selections from The Tender Land (Suite from the Opera)
- Selections from Rodeo