Young Audience Concerts


“Ferdinand the Bull”

  • Cue the Matador cape and flowered hats! This show comes complete with costumes and narration for an enchanting retelling of the original story of “Ferdinand the Bull.”

  • Paired with the audience favorites of Bernstein:”Candide” Overture and Coleman: “Umoja”


"Peter and the Wolf and Other Story Music"        

  • Mixture of classical music and familiar fairy tales with "Mother Goose Suite" by Ravel

  • Instrument introduction with theme association

  • Classical music, costume and narration combine to tell the classic "Peter and the Wolf" by Prokofiev

  • Audience interaction with their very own part in the music


Survivor! Outwit - Outplay - Outlast.  A Musical Game Show

  • Age appropriate instrument introductions

  • Fast paced game show styled competition among the players

  • Audience voting to determine the outcome of the show

  • Children are able to "create" their own show with a variety of chamber music ensembles, learning the difference between a quintet and a trio

  • Familiar tunes as well as introductions into the classical chamber music repertoire



Early Aspen Winds concert with Rachel Hedman . "Peter and the Wolf and other Story Music" at Timpanogos Elementary in Provo UT in October of 2012.

This pirate-themed assembly showcases the strengths and limits of each instrument through a variety of engaging chamber music competitions in Gunnison UT.