Richard Wagner — “Ride of the Valkyries” from Die Walküre (“The Valkyrie”), WWV 86B
Modest Mussorgsky, arr. Maurice Ravel — “Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks” from Pictures at an Exhibition
Igor Stravinsky — “Finale” from The Firebird Suite
Ludwig van Beethoven — “I. Allegro ma non troppo” from Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, “Pastoral”
John Powell, arr. Sean O’Loughlin — How to Train Your Dragon
Meet the musicians of Skagit Symphony and see their instruments up close! The concert which follows, Music Takes Flight – Family Concert, is designed especially for families to inspire flights of fancy and fuel the imaginations of the young and young-at-heart. Program features Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries”; a movement of Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition: “Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks”; the finale of Stravinsky’s The Firebird Suite; the first movement of Beethoven’s 6th Symphony; and the theme from How to Train Your Dragon.
The Family Concert has become a much sought-after occasion to explore and discover instruments of the orchestra and classical music. At 1:00 pm children have the opportunity to meet orchestra members and see the instruments up close ~ and even play some of them.
Discounted or Accessible Seating tickets not available online. Please contact the Box Office during regular business hours to purchase Discounted or Accessible Seating Tickets.
All tickets are mailed. Exception: tickets purchased within 7 days of the event will be held at Will Call. Photo ID required at Will Call.
All events, dates, & times are subject to change.
Tickets available through McIntyre Hall Box Office: (360) 416-7727
More information: www.skagitsymphony.com
Tickets: $10 ($1 child)