Carnival of the Animals
Roger Kalia, conductor
Bob Brown Puppets
David Stonemann, narrator
Tristan Paradee, piano
Megan Chang, piano
MOZART: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
SAINT-SAENS: Carnival of the Animals
Pacific Symphony brings a zoo to musical life with the Bob Brown Puppets and a narrator to tell the story. Camille Saint-Saëns’ “Carnival of the Animals” features each animal in its own descriptive song, from the royal march of the stately lions, to hippity-hopping kangaroos, lumbering elephants, a gracefully swimming swan and more.
Join in the fun at the interactive Musical Carnival in the concert hall lobby, where kids can test drive a musical instrument, meet the performers, and enjoy musical arts and crafts activities themed to the morning's concert. Activities begin at 9 a.m. for 10 a.m. concertgoers and 12:15 p.m. for 11:30 a.m. concertgoers.
Learn more about the concert in the kid-firiendly OrKIDStra program notes!