Music for Families with the San Francisco Symphony: Musical Postcards!

Musical inspiration can come from any source!  Join the San Francisco Symphony and conductor Donato Cabrera for an afternoon of music by composers who used glorious symphonic sounds to capture the sights and sounds of the world around them.  Whether inspired by their own homeland or on their travels, these composers wrote dazzling music to share their impressions and feelings.  So, get ready for an absolutely thrilling orchestral ride!

Recommended for ages 7 and older. Half price for ages 17 and under. Group discount not available. 


Conductor/Performers

Donato Cabrera

conductor

Mary Dilts

actor

San Francisco Symphony

Program

Falla

The Miller’s Dance from The Three Cornered Hat

Handel

Water Music Suite No. 2, “Alla Hornpipe”

Offenbach

Can-can 

Sibelius

Excerpt from Finlandia

Dvořák

Scherzo from Symphony No. 9, From the New World

Copland

“Simple Gifts” (Doppio movimento) from Appalachian Spring

Joplin

Maple Leaf Rag

Mao Yuan

Excerpt from Dance of the Yao People

Márquez

Danzón No. 2

Concert: Approx. 1h 30m, includes intermission. 

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