Primary: Symphonic Fairy Tales

Suitable for grades K–4

Dina Gilbert, conductor
Jeffrey Beecher, double bass and host

Principal Double Bass Jeffrey Beecher is your guide for a journey of magic and imagination, as timeless fairy tales are brought to life through beloved orchestral works. This fantastical concert will help students discover and rediscover classic children’s tales through the power of musical storytelling.

Program includes: *

Prokofiev: "Shawl's Dance" from Cinderella Act 1, No. 2
Grieg: "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt
Ravel: "Les entretiens de la belle et de la bête" from Ma mère l'Oye
Jon Deak: Jack and the Beanstalk
Peter Yarrow: "Puff, the Magic Dragon"
Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Humperdinck: Prelude to Hansel and Gretel
Stravinsky: "Finale" from The Firebird

*Program subject to change

Teacher Resources

All concerts are one hour long and take place at Roy Thomson Hall.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
10:30am & 12:30pm

Thursday, April 23, 2020
10:30am & 12:30pm

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$9.00 (incl. HST) for a MORNING Concert
$8.50 (incl. HST) for an AFTERNOON Concert

PDSB Schools

Teachers in Peel District School Board are able to purchase tickets for these concerts directly through their board in the fall of 2019. Teachers from all other boards who are interested in having their students attend these concerts can order tickets using our online form.

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