Family Musical Mornings are 45-minute kid-friendly concerts that engage and entertain young audiences, setting them on the path to a lifelong love of music. Be guided through the secret inner workings of the orchestra with a captivating, multimedia format as the Symphony is joined by singers, actors and dancers. Share the joy of music with your family and guarantee a season of music they’ll never forget!

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This series consists of 4 performances.


Pacific symphony Halloween Fandemonium!

Halloween Fandemonium!

October 19, 2024

Dr. Jacob Sustaita, conductor

Get ready for a spooktacular celebration when Dr. Jake emcees this lively concert of Halloween’s greatest hits. Dive into a hauntingly fun program featuring a variety of music from popular fandoms, such as Disney Animation, Star Wars, Harry Potter, Marvel Studios, and eerie orchestral classics. Dress up in your best cosplay and join us for a bewitching morning where fandoms and phantoms collide in a symphonic party that's sure to be all treat, no trick!


Pacific symphony The Nutcracker for Kids!

The Nutcracker for Kids!

December 07, 2024

Dr. Jacob Sustaita, conductor
American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School—Susan Brooker, artistic director

TCHAIKOVSKY: Selections from The Nutcracker

Prepare for a whirlwind of enchantment as Pacific Symphony and American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School at Segerstrom Center for the Arts unite to reimagine Tchaikovsky's cherished holiday spectacle. This exhilarating new production bursts to life with a freshness that will dazzle the senses and ignite the imaginations of all ages. Surrender to the magic as you're whisked away on a thrilling adventure, where every turn is filled with breathtaking dance, vibrant costumes, and the beloved, timeless score that has become synonymous with the wonder of the season.


Pacific symphony Mozart & More! Opera for Kids

Mozart & More! Opera for Kids

January 11, 2025

Dr. Jacob Sustaita, conductor
Program and singers to be announced

Witness the pageantry as Pacific Symphony brings the genius of Mozart to vibrant life, alongside the masterpieces of opera's most celebrated composers. Each note is a journey through the greatest hits of classical music, performed by talented singers, and with narratives that shine a spotlight on the revolutionary music that has shaped our artistic landscape. As Mozart's groundbreaking melodies fill the air, we'll delve into the stories and characters that have enchanted audiences for centuries. Join us for a morning where the whimsy of opera comes alive, inviting young and old to revel in the stories, the passion, and the sheer joy that is the heart and soul of this great art form.


Pacific symphony ¡Fiesta Sinfónica con Mariachi Garibaldi!

¡Fiesta Sinfónica con Mariachi Garibaldi!

March 22, 2025

Dr. Jacob Sustaita, conductor
Mariachi Garibaldi

Immerse yourself in the vibrant rhythms of Mariachi Garibaldi as Pacific Symphony celebrates the heart of Mexican culture with an exuberant blend of ballet folklórico and the soulful traditions of mariachi. Be swept away by the spectacle of dance and feel the roots of this rich music tradition including favorites like "Guadalajara" in a concert that invites you to be more than a spectator. Join us for a symphonic fiesta where every beat is a call to dance and every melody a celebration of life!