The Snowman

This charming animated film tells the story of a young boy’s friendship with a snowman who comes to life and takes him on a magical journey. The Seattle Symphony performs Howard Blake’s award-winning soundtrack, including its most famous song “Walking in the Air,” sung by the Seattle Opera Youth Chorus.

Classical KING FM Family Concerts are designed for ages 6 to 11, and feature some of the world’s greatest classics!

Image © Snowman Enterprises Ltd


Dates and Tickets

  • 5 Dec (Sat) 2015 11:00AM

Pre-concert Talk

Pre-concert activities begin at 10am in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby

Running time

60 minutes

Doors open

1 hour prior to performance.


S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall


Pablo Rus Broseta


Pablo Rus Broseta studied composition and saxophone at the Conservatory of his native Valencia, carrying out further studies in conducting in Lyon, and at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam and Universität der Künste Berlin.

Matthew Bratton

Matthew is in 6th grade, loves singing and musical theater, and is excited to be part of his first symphony experience.

Sabrina Husseini

A senior at Olympia High School, Sabrina is a singer in community theater and plays the viola in the pit orchestra when not on stage.

Seattle Opera Youth Chorus

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.





Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Overture Miniature

Howard Blake

The Snowman

Leroy Anderson

Sleigh Ride

Engelbert Humperdinck

“Evening Prayer” from Hansel and Gretel

Baruch J. Cohon

Hanerot Halalu


Carol of the Bells

Leroy Anderson

A Christmas Festival


We Wish You A Merry Christmas