Music for Families with the San Francisco Symphony

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15-16 Season

Experience the building blocks of music—pitch, harmony, and rhythm—with the SF Symphony and the Exploratorium!

Awaken musical curiosity in new and interactive ways with on-stage experiments, a collection of family-friendly musical pieces, and a free activity guide that is sure to enhance musical discovery at home. This concert features selections from Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto, and Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 5. Come early and interact with fun experiments from the Exploratorium.

Half price for kids!


Conductor/Performers

Joshua Gersen

conductor

Program

Rogerson

Luminosity

Schubert

Symphony No. 8, Unfinished

Beethoven

Symphony No. 5, mvt. I (beginning theme) 

Elgar

Salut d'amour

Brahms (arr. A. Parlow)

Hungarian Dance No. 5

Haydn

Symphony No. 101, I: “The Clock,” II. Andante

Mozart

Symphony No. 25, I. Allegro con brio 

Tchaikovsky

Polonaise from Eugene Onegin

Tchaikovsky

Excerpts from Serenade for Strings

Bach

Final Allegro from Brandenburg Concerto No. 3

Brahms

Symphony No. 2: IV. Allegro con spirito 

All sound clips are from San Francisco Symphony performances and are used with permission of the SFS Players Committee.

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