Myth & Legend
Explore the world of Myth and Legend with your Colorado Symphony at the 2018/19 student concerts at Boettcher Concert Hall. Students will hear and consider the source material for symphonic music by composers inspired by ancient tales from multiple cultures. Advance classroom study will be supported by Colorado State Music Standards and Common Core aligned materials featuring this program’s repertoire.
BEETHOVEN Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus
GRIEG "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt
WAGNER Ride of the Valkyries
HOLST "Mercury" from The Planets
HOLST "Mars" from The Planets
TRADITIONAL La Llorona
STRAVINSKY Berceuse and Finale, from The Firebird
Dates: NOV 7, NOV 8, DEC 5, JAN 22, FEB 6, and FEB 7
Times: Two performances daily: 9:50 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. (50 minutes)
Curriculum Connections: Music, Literature, Social Studies
Cost: $5 per student/adult. For groups of 20 or more, the coordinating teacher attends free. Financial assistance is available.