Sound Waves

May 11, 2024
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Overview

Join guest conductor Tania Miller and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for a concert that dives into the wonder and symbolism of water. Flow through majestic rivers, stormy seas and galactic ice as the musicians use sound to convey the source of life. 

Enrich your child's life and instill a lasting love of music with these one-of-a-kind concerts perfect for ages 5-12, featuring fun and engaging kid-friendly programs performed by members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Schedule
Program
Wagner

Prelude to Das Rheingold

Saint-Saëns

Aquarium from The Carnival of the Animals

Sibelius

Symphony No. 1

Tchaikovsky

Waltz from The Sleeping Beauty

Mendelssohn

The Hebrides Overture

Miller

Under Sea, Above Sky

Smetana

The Moldau from Má vlast

Holst

Mars from The Planets

Stravinsky

Suite from The Firebird

Extras

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Sponsors

Support for Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association programming for children and families is provided by Abbott Fund, John D. and Leslie Henner Burns, John Hart and Carol Prins, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kinder Morgan, PNC, Courtney Shea, Megan and Steve Shebik, Michael and Linda Simon, the Walter and Caroline Sueske Charitable Trust and an anonymous family foundation.