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Carnival of the Animals

Saturday, March 16, 2019, 6:00 PM


Louisville Orchestra presents Carnival of the Animals

At the Brown Theatre, the Louisville Orchestra performs a favorite of children around the world. Carnival of the Animals  is a witty and fun exploration of musical animals and characters written by French composer Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921). Performed with a narrator, the work features the witty verse of humorist/poet Ogden Nash (1902-1971) .

Pre-concert activities start at 10:00 AM – Animals from the Louisville Zoo. Instruments to explore and arts & crafts activities for all children.  

ROSSINI:  William Tell  Overture (Finale only)                                                      
BACH/STOKOWSKI:  Sheep May Safely Graze                                                                     
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV:  Flight of the Bumblebee                                                                      
HAYDN:  Symphony No. 82 in C major, “The Bear”                                           
              IV. Finale: Vivace
WILLIAMS:  Theme from Jurassic Park                                                                    
MOZART:  Piano Concerto No. 10 in E-flat major
CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS:  Carnival of the Animals

Kelly Corcoran, conductor
Elizabeth Dorman, piano
Jiuming Shen, piano
Matthew Wallace, narrator

-All seating is general admission.
-Best suited for children, ages 3-10.
-Pre-concert activities begin at 10:00 AM in the Brown Theatre Lobby.

For more information visit www.louisvilleorchestra.org.
Ages:  All ages

Cost: $15.00*

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