BSO vice president of education Carol Bogash calls the project "the final piece in the BSO's educational framework" and cites a McMaster University study indicating that "early musical training benefits children even before they can walk or talk."
The series will feature actress, dancer, storyteller and
Young concertgoers will be encouraged to clap, bounce, sing and listen. There will be preconcert activities as well.
April 13 "Birdie Melodies"
(Mozart, Beethoven; emphasis on flute, violin, viola and cello)
May 4 "Great Big Animals"
(Handel, Brahms, brass quintet)
June 15 "Life in the Water"
(Schubert's "Trout" Quintet, et al.)