Engage your whole family in imaginative, interactive musical experiences with the Seattle Symphony! Explore the orchestra and symphonic music through programs for all ages.

For general questions and other inquiries about family programs, please contact us at 206.336.6613 or education@seattlesymphony.org.

Families Events

Families Calendar

Carnival of the Animals

Saturday, 4 May, 2019 11:00AM

From Saint-Saëns’ enchanting Carnival of the Animals to Rossini’s galloping William Tell Overture, you’ll want to swim like a swan, hop like a kangaroo and strut like a lion after experiencing this wild menagerie of music!

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Merriman Young Composers Workshop Concert

Monday, 6 May, 2019 7:00PM

Join us for the culminating concert of the 2019 Young Composers Workshop led by Composer in Residence Derek Bermel. Seattle Symphony musicians will perform 12 world premieres of chamber works written by the composers in this year’s workshop. Don't miss these new and innovative works by local young composers!

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Simple Gifts Community Concert

Saturday, 11 May, 2019 7:00PM

Experience the world premiere of a new work composed by veterans at Compass Housing Alliance in collaboration with composer-in-residence Derek Bermel. This program, curated by veterans, will celebrate those that have served and currently serving in the military and shed some light into their experiences in the service and their return to civilian life.

Admission is free, RSVP encouraged.

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Lullaby Project Celebration Concert

Sunday, 12 May, 2019 11:00AM

Join us for a joyful celebration of lullabies this Mother’s Day! This moving event will feature songs created by parents at Mary’s Place and performed by Seattle Symphony musicians. Now in its sixth season, the Lullaby Project is a featured program of our Simple Gifts initiative.

Admission is free with ticket.

The Lullaby Project is a national program of Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute.

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