The Firebird

From a masquerade waltz to the enchanting tale of the Firebird, your whole family will come together to enjoy this magical concert. Join us post-concert for our annual Fall Carnival featuring games, food and prizes! Costumes encouraged.

Classical KING FM Family Concerts are designed for ages 5 to 12. Come early for pre-concert activities in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby, featuring crafts and instrument exploration.

Family

Dates and Tickets

  • 21 Oct (Sat) 2017 11:00AM
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Pre-concert Talk

Activities 1 hour prior to performance in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby

Running time

42 minutes

Doors open

1 hour prior to performance

Location

S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Roderick Cox

Conductor

Roderick Cox, a native of Macon, Georgia, earned a master of music degree in conducting from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Cox was recently named the Minnesota Orchestra’s associate conductor in September 2016, following a year in which he served as the ensemble’s assistant conductor.

Charlotte Marckx

Violin

Winner of the 2017 MTNA Junior National String Competition, Charlotte Marckx has been featured in Strings Magazine and on NPR’s From the Top.

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.

Program

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video

audio

Aram Khachaturian

Waltz from Masquerade

Modest Mussorgsky

A Night on Bald Mountain

Edvard Grieg

In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt

Igor Stravinsky

The Firebird Suite

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