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September 2016

Lollipops: Drum Dream Girl

17 Sep, 2016 11:30 am - 12:00 pm 25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

Featuring Daniel Kirkpatrick, Percussion ADMISSION IS FREE! Girls cannot be drummers.  Long ago on an island filled with music, no one questioned that rule -- until the drum dream girl.  In her city of drumbeats, she dreamed of pounding tall congas and tapping small bongos.  She had to keep quiet.  She had to practice in secret.  But when at last her dream-bright music was heard, everyone sang and danced and decided that both girls and boys should be free to…

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October 2016

Lollipops: The Music Teacher from the Black Lagoon

29 Oct, 2016 10:00 am - 10:30 am 505 Pennsylvania Avenue
Greer, 29650 United States

Featuring the GSO String Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! It's time for music class with Rhoda LaNote, the Music Teacher from the Black Lagoon!  Soon you'll find out if you belong with the Sopra-Noses (who sing with their noses) or with the All-Toes (who use their toes to make music).  And is it really true that you have to memorize a million songs?  Well, it's time to face the music. The outrageously funny and popular "Black Lagoon" book series comes to…

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Lollipops: The Music Teacher from the Black Lagoon

29 Oct, 2016 11:30 am - 12:00 pm 25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

Featuring the GSO String Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! It's time for music class with Rhoda LaNote, the Music Teacher from the Black Lagoon!  Soon you'll find out if you belong with the Sopra-Noses (who sing with their noses) or with the All-Toes (who use their toes to make music).  And is it really true that you have to memorize a million songs?  Well, it's time to face the music. The outrageously funny and popular "Black Lagoon" book series comes to…

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November 2016

Michelin Children’s Concert

4 Nov, 2016 10:00 am - 10:45 am 300 South Main St
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

Friday, November 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon Peace Concert Hall Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor Presented by Michelin North America, the Michelin Children's Concert is our biggest educational outreach program each year, and provides the authentic cultural experience of attending a Masterworks Series concert in the grand Peace Concert Hall to 3,000-4,000 Greenville County elementary and home-schooled students free-of-charge. Designed with fourth and fifth grade students in mind, The Michelin Children's Concert includes two 45 minute full orchestra performances…

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Michelin Children’s Concert

4 Nov, 2016 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm 300 South Main St
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

Friday, November 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon Peace Concert Hall Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor Presented by Michelin North America, the Michelin Children's Concert is our biggest educational outreach program each year, and provides the authentic cultural experience of attending a Masterworks Series concert in the grand Peace Concert Hall to 3,000-4,000 Greenville County elementary and home-schooled students free-of-charge. Designed with fourth and fifth grade students in mind, The Michelin Children's Concert includes two 45 minute full orchestra performances…

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December 2016

Lollipops: A Wish for Wings That Work

3 Dec, 2016 10:00 am - 10:30 am 626 NE Main Street
Simpsonville, SC 29681 United States

10:00 am: Hendricks Library, Simpsonville 11:30 am: Hughes Main Library, Downtown Greenville Featuring the GSO Wind Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! Opus is a penguin who longs to fly, so he orders a machine and assembles it; when it comes time to test the machine by jumping off a three-mile-high cliff, Opus decides to do something less dangerous, and goes home to make anchovy Christmas cookies.  He does not give up on his dream though, and makes a Christmas wish to…

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Lollipops: A Wish for Wings That Work

3 Dec, 2016 11:30 am - 12:00 pm 25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

10:00 am: Hendricks Library, Simpsonville 11:30 am: Hughes Main Library, Downtown Greenville Featuring the GSO Wind Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! Opus is a penguin who longs to fly, so he orders a machine and assembles it; when it comes time to test the machine by jumping off a three-mile-high cliff, Opus decides to do something less dangerous, and goes home to make anchovy Christmas cookies.  He does not give up on his dream though, and makes a Christmas wish to…

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March 2017

Once Upon An Orchestra

March 28 10:00 am - 10:30 am 153 Augusta Street
Greenville, 29601 United States

Once Upon Percussion with Daniel Kirkpatrick Tuesday, March 28, 2017 10:00 a.m. South Carolina Children's Theatre 2nd Stage What do you get when you combine Greenville Symphony Orchestra's music education program with South Carolina Children's Theatre's "Tell Me A Story" Theatre?  You get, "Once Upon An Orchestra!" This performance series connects the children in your life to stories, music, and movement.  Not only will young people be exposed to inspiring classical music, they will experience the connection stories make to…

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April 2017

Once Upon An Orchestra

April 25 10:00 am - 10:30 am 153 Augusta Street
Greenville, 29601 United States

Once Upon the GSO String Quintet Tuesday, April 25, 2017 10:00 a.m. South Carolina Children's Theatre 2nd Stage What do you get when you combine Greenville Symphony Orchestra's music education program with South Carolina Children's Theatre's "Tell Me A Story" Theatre?  You get, "Once Upon An Orchestra!" This performance series connects the children in your life to stories, music, and movement.  Not only will young people be exposed to inspiring classical music, they will experience the connection stories make to…

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May 2017

Once Upon An Orchestra

May 30 10:00 am - 10:30 am 153 Augusta Street
Greenville, 29601 United States

Once Upon the GSO Wind Quintet Tuesday, May 30, 2017 10:00 a.m. South Carolina Children's Theatre 2nd Stage What do you get when you combine Greenville Symphony Orchestra's music education program with South Carolina Children's Theatre's "Tell Me A Story" Theatre?  You get, "Once Upon An Orchestra!" This performance series connects the children in your life to stories, music, and movement.  Not only will young people be exposed to inspiring classical music, they will experience the connection stories make to…

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