Youth Concerts

  We've Gone Virtual!

For the 2020/21 season, we’re excited to unroll a completely virtual youth concert experience. Registration opens August 31st, 2020 with supplemental curriculum materials available immediately including our curriculum packet and online resource folder.

Theme: Lift Every Voice

This year’s theme for youth concerts is “Lift Every Voice,” which delivers a message of unity, social justice, and creative self-expression. Each year, more than 20,000 students in grades 3-12 (and beyond!) engage with the Colorado Symphony to learn about and experience the exciting, engaging, and enriching world of symphonic music. Advance classroom study will be supported by Colorado State Music Standards and Common Core aligned materials featuring this program’s repertoire.

Grades: 3 – 8

Curriculum Connections: Music, Literature, Social Studies

Cost: 

Financial assistance is available thanks to the generous support of our donors.

  • $250 per school (for unlimited access for all teachers and classrooms at a school)
  • $100 per traveling teacher (for use in up to 12 classrooms)
  • $50 per teacher (for use in 1-5 classrooms)
  • $5 per home-school individual (for up to 10 individuals)

Looking for general audience access? Please e-mail Education Coordinator, Breanna McCaughey at bmccaughey@coloradosymphony.org to purchase access.

Begin your School, Teacher, or Home-school reservation now:
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Lift Every Voice Virtual Performance

This year’s theme for youth concerts is “Lift Every Voice,” which delivers a message of unity, social justice, and creative self-expression. Join the Colorado Symphony in a virtual concert experience that has repertoire representing a wide array of soundscapes and culture that are sure to engage students at any age. We’re proud to have a multitude of artistic collaborators including Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, Fiesta Colorado Dance, visual artist Javier Flores, spoken word poet Frankie Le’Troy, and composer Omar Thomas.

Thank you to our 2020/21 Youth Concert sponsor, Genesee Mountain Foundation.

REPERTOIRE

MOZART Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 7 (2nd movement)  
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9 "Ode to Joy" 
ELLINGTON  Three Black Kings
LECUONA  Andalucia Suite
MONCAYO  Huapango
OMAR THOMAS Of Our New Day Begun
ANNA CLYNE Restless Oceans

COLLABORATORS

OMAR THOMAS, Composer
ANNA CLYNE, Composer* 
CLEO PARKER ROBINSON DANCE, Dance Company 
FIESTA COLORADO DANCE, Dance Company
FRANKIE LE'TROY, Spoken Word Poet
JAVIER FLORES, Visual Artist

 

  Contact

Jesse Martinez
Director of Community Education
303.534.0732

jmartinez
@coloradosymphony.org


Breanna McCaughey
Education Coordinator
303.534.0755

bmccaughey
@coloradosymphony.org

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