Wednesday, February 06, 2019 12:03 AM
CHATTANOOGA SYMPHONY & OPERA'S FAMILY CONCERT FEATURES SPACE-THEMED MUSIC - CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS
If you go What: "Symphonic Voyagers: A 2019 Space (Music) Odyssey" Where: Volkswagen Conference Center, 7351 Volkswagen Drive When: 3 p.m Sunday, Feb. 10 Admission: $25 adults, $15 students and VW employees, $5 ages 17 and under For more information: 423-267-8583 Chattanooga Symphony & Opera has an out-of-this-world concert planned for Sunday afternoon, Feb. 10, in the Volkswagen Conference Center. The family concert "Symphonic Voyagers: A 2019 Space (Music) Odyssey" will feature 50 minutes of music designed to inspire children to imagine life in space. The CSO will play pieces that reflect the concert's space theme - whether found in music from sci-fi space movies or movements from Gustav Holst's "The Planets." The concert will be conducted by Kayoko Dan and narrated by Carey Shinbaum. Featured instrumentalist will be violinist Daniel Jeong, a CSO Youth Orchestra student. "This concert is crafted specifically to be fun and educational for children by presenting iconic classical works in addition to works that everyone knows and loves," says Andre Charitat, CSO spokesman. "Carey Shinbaum is an educator at heart, and his narrative perfectly complements the orchestra to create a fun and informative presentation the young and young at heart will enjoy," he says. The ...
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