The Strings: Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

Hey diddle, diddle, the cat and the fiddle! Enjoy nursery rhymes and classic children’s songs as you get to know the largest family in the orchestra — the strings! Tiny Tots Concerts are designed for ages 0 to 5. EXTEND YOUR EXPERIENCE: Join us 30-minutes before the performance for fun and interactive pre-concert activities that include an instrument zoo, a percussion play area and a fun craft in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby.

Tiny Tots

Dates and Tickets

  • 5 Oct (Fri) 2018 10:30AM
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  • 6 Oct (Sat) 2018 9:30AM
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  • 6 Oct (Sat) 2018 10:30AM
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  • 6 Oct (Sat) 2018 11:30AM
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Pre-concert Talk

Activities 30 minutes prior to each performance in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby

Running time

35 minutes

Doors open

30 minutes prior to the performance

Location

Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Brittany Boulding Breeden

Second Violin

Violinist Brittany Boulding has appeared as soloist with the Auburn Symphony, Cascade Symphony, National Repertory Orchestra, New Haven Symphony Orchestra, Northwest Sinfonietta, Orquesta de Camara Concierto Sur (Cuba), Pacific Northwest Ballet and Spoleto USA.

Mae Lin

First Violin

Mae Lin joined the Seattle Symphony in 2008 as a member of the second violin section. Having grown up in Bellevue, she was very excited to return home to join her hometown symphony.

Sayaka Kokubo

Viola

Born in Tokyo, Japan, Kokubo joined the Seattle Symphony in 2007.

Nathan Chan

Cello

Cellist Nathan Chan made his musical debut at age 3 conducting the San Jose Chamber Orchestra. He has performed as a soloist with the San Francisco Symphony, The Royal Philharmonic and the Albany Symphony, among others. In 2015 Chan was a chosen artist for Fondation Louis Vuitton's Classe d'Excellence du Violoncelle with renowned cellist Gautier Capuçon. Nathan earned his bachelor’s degree from Columbia University and has a growing internet presence with over 6.1 million views. Nathan studied with Richard Aaron at The Juilliard School, where he recently earned his Master of Music.

John Turman

Host

Prior to becoming a member of the Seattle Symphony, John Turman was awarded the position of principal horn of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in the spring of 2015.