Carnival of the Animals
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
727 W. Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202