There’s no better introduction for a child to the instruments of the symphony than Prokofiev's timeless tale of boy versus wolf. This production, by Really Inventive Stuff, features a vaudeville inspired performance guaranteed to engage and inspire imaginations of all ages.
Classical KING FM Family Concerts are designed for ages 12 and below, and feature some of the world’s greatest classics! Come one hour early for pre-concert adventures in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby, featuring performances by local young musicians and community groups, plus instrument exploration.
Founded in 2004 by Sara Valentine and Michael Boudewyns, Really Inventive Stuff has had the honor of performing family and education concerts with orchestras, conductors and musicians from all around the world.
Conductor Ruth Reinhardt was born in Saarbrücken, Germany, and is currently finishing her Master of Music degree in Conducting at The Juilliard School where she studies with Alan Gilbert.
“Hoe-Down” from Rodeo
“Waltz” from Billy the Kid
Armernian Folksongs: “Dance” from Vagharshapat
Little suite [mala suita], chamber version
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67
The Seattle Symphony’s Family, School & Community programs are supported by 4Culture, the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation, The Boeing Company, the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation, Chihuly Garden & Glass, The Clowes Fund, Inc., the Elizabeth McGraw Foundation, the Fales Foundation Trust, the League of American Orchestras, Richard and Francine Loeb, Kjristine Lund, the National Endowment for the Arts, New Music USA, the Peg and Rick Young Foundation, Peo Tours, Inc., the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, The Sheri and Les Biller Family Foundation, the Snoqualmie Tribe, Christine and Michel Suignard, Ten Grands Seattle, the U.S. Bank Foundation, Wells Fargo and the Wyman Youth Trust. Performance sponsored by Microsoft.