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Halloween Spooktacular!
2016/17 Family Series
Halloween Spooktacular!

Andres Lopera, conductor

WAGNER Ride of the Valkyries
JOHN WILLIAMS Imperial March from Star Wars
MUSSORGSKY/RAVEL Gnomus from Pictures at an Exhibition
DVORÁK The Noon Witch
RAVEL Conversations of Beauty and the Beast from Mother Goose
SAINT-SAËNS A Princesse Jaune
JOHN WILLIAMS Raiders March from Raiders of the Lost Ark
JOHN WILLIAMS Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
       Hedwig’s Theme
       Nimbus 2000
       Harry’s Wondrous World

A family tradition of the not-too-scary-sort, this concert features music from some of your favorite children's films, as well as a few surprises! Be sure to dress up for the Halloween festivities and witness the zany costumes the Colorado Symphony musicians create. Some of our young concertgoers will be invited on stage to show their costumes as well!

Sat 10/29/16 2:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall Halloween Spooktacular!

Drums of the World
2016/17 Family Series
Drums of the World

Colorado Symphony Percussionists

This popular annual family concert takes attendees on a musical trip around the globe. Drums of the World features your very own Colorado Symphony Percussionists playing rhythmic instruments new and old – it’ll be everything but the kitchen sink!

Sun 11/27/16 1:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall Drums of the World

A Colorado Christmas
2016/17 Holiday Series
A Colorado Christmas

Christopher Dragon, conductor
Colorado Symphony Chorus, Duain Wolfe, director
Colorado Children's Chorale, Deborah DeSantis, artistic director

The warm sounds of the holidays fill Boettcher Concert Hall with your favorite songs this December. This family-friendly evening features traditional Christmas carols with a chance to sing along, and the opportunity to meet both Santa and Mrs. Claus! Plus, we'll be performing holiday classics including highlights from our popular production of Too Hot to Handel.

Fri 12/9/16 7:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas
Sat 12/10/16 2:30PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas
Sat 12/10/16 6:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas
Sun 12/11/16 1:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Colorado Christmas

<i>Peter and the Wolf</i>
2016/17 Family Series
Peter and the Wolf

Christopher Dragon, conductor
Denver Young Artists Orchestra

BERNSTEIN Overture to Candide
ROSSINI Overture to William Tell
STRAVINSKY Russian Dance from Pétrouchka
POWELL How to Train Your Dragon Suite
WILLIAMS Hedwig's Theme from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
PROKOFIEV Peter and the Wolf, op. 67

Family-favorite Peter and the Wolf is Prokofiev's fantastical tale in which Peter and a myriad of unruly animals are brought to life by the instruments of the orchestra to tell a tale in which good triumphs over evil. The Prokofiev classic is an exciting musical experience with live narration and surprises of all sorts! This performance is a great way for your child, and for the child at heart to have a great introduction to the orchestra.

Sun 2/12/17 1:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall Peter and the Wolf

A Symphonic Beauty and the Beast
2016/17 Family Series
A Symphonic Beauty and the Beast

Andres Lopera, conductor

Tale as old as time, this fairytale concert brings your family together for an afternoon of magical music that inspires our all-time favorite children's classics. Featuring music from Beauty and the Beast and other wondrous legends that inspire your inner child, this is a must-not-miss program for your little prince, princess, or beast! Costumes encouraged and be sure to arrive early for family fun!

Sun 4/2/17 1:00PM Boettcher Concert Hall A Symphonic Beauty and the Beast