Adventures in Music: Education Concerts

Come and experience the magic of live symphonic music with the FWSO this season! Designed to engage the interest of children of all ages, these concerts are open to school groups, home school groups and individuals.


Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM
Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM

Bass Performance Hall
525 Commerce Street, 76102

Join the Fort Worth Symphony and Kids Who Care as we discover how composers interpret the American landscape and people through music. You’ll hear selections by Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, John Williams, and others. This program also features images from the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. Young Persons’ Concerts last approximately 45 minutes and are appropriate for children ages 7 through 13.


Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 10:30 AM & 12:30 PM
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 10:30 AM & 12:30 PM

Arborlawn United Methodist Church
5001 Briarhaven Road, 76109

Discover fables with the Fort Worth Symphony and Kids Who Care and learn about the important lessons they teach us! Featuring the premiere of a new work written for these concerts by local composer Till Meyn, these bilingual performances use music to tell three of Aesop’s classic tales. Kinderconcerts last approximately 35 minutes and are appropriate for children ages 3 through 6.


Bring your lawn chairs and picnic blankets to the Aria Amphitheater at The Marq and hear how the music adds up as we explore tempo, meter, note values and time signatures and their relationship to mathematics. FWSO Associate Conductor Dan Black leads the orchestra in a family-friendly performance of famous tunes like “Hoe Down” from Copland’s Rodeo, Pachelbel’s Canon in D, Brahms’s Hungarian Dance no. 5, and more!

Musical Math Study Guide | Musical Math Playlist