In Collaboration with Traverse Area District Library
Held on weekends throughout the region, this new series will integrate storytelling with music and movement, aimed at children 5-12 and their families.
The Traverse Symphony Orchestra and IPR’s Kids Commute present:
City Opera House, Traverse City MI
Come join the musicians of the Traverse Symphony Orchestra and IPR Kids Commute’s Kate Botello as they tell the story of Modest Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. They will weave together the story, music, and images of this masterwork all while experiencing the sights and sounds of live music in the City Opera House in downtown Traverse City. The program should last about 1 hour.
Tara Schwab, flute
Bryan Conger, clarinet
Lauren Murphy, bassoon
Ken Larson, trumpet
Austin Oprean, trombone
Paul Sonner, violin
Gary Gatzke, Jr, bass
Tom Riccobono, conductor
Traverse Symphony Community Education programs made possible in part by grants from the Edmund F. and Virginia B. Ball Foundation, the Biederman Family Foundation, the Alden and Vada Dow Family Foundation, the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts.