Family Concert

Family Concert

Family Concert
11:00 am
Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall
Musical Tales

Popular children’s stories are charmingly paired with well-known classical music, arranged for string quartet, and narrated by KING-FM’s Marta Zekan. Works include Ferdinand the Bull with Bizet’s Carmen, tales from the Arabian Nights with Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade, Custard the Cowardly Dragon paired with Mozart’s Symphony no. 25, and more! Ideal for children ages 5-10 and their families.

Free Pre-Concert Activity!

Musical instrument “petting zoo” in the lobby at 10:00am, courtesy of Classical KING-FM 98.1.

Free Event

The Carnival of the Animals

Family Concert
11:00 am
Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall

Saint-Saëns takes a musical journey through the animal kingdom introducing us to lions, elephants, birds, and more in these playful and lyrical movements. Arranged for two pianos and performed by Festival musicians. The first Children’s Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky, narrates with his amusing verses. The program also includes the lovely Petit Suite for Piano 4-Hands by composer Claude Debussy.

A 40-minute concert ideal for children ages 5-10, and their parents and grandparents.

Free Pre-Concert Activity!
Musical instrument “petting zoo” in the lobby at 10:00am, courtesy of Classical KING-FM 98.1.

Free Event