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Family Concerts

Join us for fun-filled Family Musical Mornings, presented by Farmers & Merchants Bank!

Fun and fascinating 45-minute concerts designed especially for kids 5-11. Enjoy family fun time together while enhancing your child's (or grandchild's) love of music. Plus, interactive fun at the Musical Carnival, 9 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.

John Williams: Maestro of the Movies

John Williams: Maestro of the Movies

May 30, 2020, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

Lights, camera, action! Celebrate the treasured film music of John Williams in an exhilarating performance featuring your favorite themes from “Harry Potter,” “Star Wars,” “Jurassic Park,” and more!

A fun and fascinating 45-minute concert designed especially for children 5-11.

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

October 17, 2020, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

Learn about the magical, mystical powers of the orchestra through the eyes of a wizard’s young assistant. You’ll hear selections from “A Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra,” “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” and music from “Harry Potter” movies. Don’t forget to wear your Halloween costume and be sure to check out the fun, magical activities in the lobby.

Nutcracker for Kids!

Nutcracker for Kids!

December 5, 2020, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

Visions of sugarplums and beautiful ballerinas will dance in your head after seeing Tchaikovsky’s delightful Christmas ballet, performed in a condensed version created just for kids. This annual favorite finishes with a festive finale holiday sing-along and a jolly visit from Santa Claus himself!

Cinderella - Opera for Kids

Cinderella - Opera for Kids

January 16, 2021, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

This enchanting rags-to-riches fairy-tale opera adapts Rossini’s sparkling work especially for young audiences. From start to finish, you’ll be swept away by show-stopping vocal fireworks, toe-tapping tunes, high-spirited comedy and colorful costumes — all leading up to a happily-ever-after grand finale! As a bonus, there will be live vocal performances to enjoy in the lobby.

Superheroes!

Superheroes!

February 27, 2021, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

You won’t want to miss the continuing adventures of Captain Symphony! Pacific Symphony is joined by special guests, the Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra for this side-by-side concert of music celebrating inspiring superheroes from Marvel and DC comic book movies including “Superman.” Come dressed up as your favorite superhero!

Cirque for Kids

Cirque for Kids

May 8, 2021, 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.

Symphony + Circus = a spectacular show, created especially for kids! Experience a jaw-dropping fusion of fliers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers and strongmen who perform their cirque acts while Pacific Symphony provides a soundtrack of classical masterpieces and contemporary favorites.