opportunity to experience live orchestral music performed by our full orchestra in a concert hall setting. Gold has just been discovered in California and Rico "Roughrider" Lopez is looking for some brave adventurers to join him on his perilous journey across the United States. Do you have what it takes to cross raging rivers, outwit nasty outlaws, and stare down wild buffalo? Join us on this musical adventure celebrating the great American composers, including Copland, Sousa, Grofé, E. Bernstein and more! This is an adventure for families, with children of all ages, that you don't want to miss! Gold Rush features classical and modern orchestral favorites that transport explorers back to the year1849 where they will have to learn about melody, rhythm, and dynamics if they hope to make it to California for at chance striking it rich.
Generously Sponsored By:
H & B Family Foundation
Gold Rush: An American Musical Adventure
November 15th, 2019
9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
Veterans Memorial Civic & Convention Center
Each year, more than 3,500 school children enjoy learning about and listening to symphonic music in October or November at live performances by our full orchestra designed especially for young people. These age-appropriate concerts give students the