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Sponsored by BMW Manufacturing, Lollipops is a free program held at local libraries that introduces classical music, orchestral instruments and the musicians of the GSO to our very youngest audience members: preschoolers and early elementary schoolchildren.

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March 2018

Lollipops: Irving the Frog and His Violin

17 Mar, 2018 10:00 am - 10:30 am 505 Pennsylvania Avenue
Greer, 29650 United States

10:00 am: Jean M. Smith Library, Greer 11:30 am: Hughes Main Library, Greenville Featuring the GSO String Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! Irving the Frog is a bit different from other frogs -- he plays the violin!  Though he starts the story alone and unlike other creatures, he believes in himself and loves the music he makes.  In this offbeat story, Irving makes friends as he makes music.  He shows that no matter how different you are, others will accept you…

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July 2018

Summer Lollipops: STEAM Powered Lollipops!

23 Jul, 2018 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm 25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

Monday, July 23, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Hughes Main Library, Downtown Greenville Sharon Gerber, cello ADMISSION IS FREE! Join Celloasis, featuring Sharon Gerber and friends, as we explore how modern musicians use all kinds of technology to make music! Lollipops concerts introduce children to classical music and the instruments of the orchestra through interactive concerts presented by members of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra.  During each concert, chamber ensembles accompany a storybook reading.  And of course, audience members receive a lollipop…

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Summer Lollipops: Percussion Palooza

30 Jul, 2018 10:30 am - 11:00 am 304 Biltmore Road
Easley, 29640 United States

Monday, July 30, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. Hampton Memorial Library, Easley Daniel Kirkpatrick, percussion ADMISSION IS FREE! Lollipops heads to the Hampton Memorial Library in Easley for "Percussion Palooza," featuring the GSO's principal timpanist, Daniel Kirkpatrick! Lollipops concerts introduce children to classical music and the instruments of the orchestra through interactive concerts presented by members of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra.  During each concert, chamber ensembles accompany a storybook reading.  And of course, audience members receive a lollipop at the end…

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August 2018

Summer Lollipops: Beat the Heat, Beat the DRUMS!

6 Aug, 2018 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm 25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

Monday, August 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Hughes Main Library, Downtown Greenville ADMISSION IS FREE! Daniel Kirkpatrick, percussion Come explore the wonderful world of percussion with Daniel Kirkpatrick and his friends from DRUM Percussion Studio! Lollipops concerts introduce children to classical music and the instruments of the orchestra through interactive concerts presented by members of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra.  During each concert, chamber ensembles accompany a storybook reading.  And of course, audience members receive a lollipop at the end of…

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September 2018

Lollipops: The Bassoonist of Hamelin

8 Sep, 2018 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 Stephanie Rhyne, bassoon & the GSO Wind Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! Join us for the first Lollipops concert of the 2018-2019 season as Traysie Amick & Braxton Ballew are joined by special guest musician, Stephanie Rhyne and the GSO Wind Quintet for a whimsical and updated retelling of the classic "The Pied Piper of Hamelin" with a bassoon twist! Lollipops concerts introduce children to classical music and…

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Lollipops: The Bassoonist of Hamelin

8 Sep, 2018 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 Stephanie Rhyne, bassoon & the GSO Wind Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! Join us for the first Lollipops concert of the 2018-2019 season as Traysie Amick & Braxton Ballew are joined by special guest musician, Stephanie Rhyne and the GSO Wind Quintet for a whimsical and updated retelling of the classic "The Pied Piper of Hamelin" with a bassoon twist! Lollipops concerts introduce children to classical music and…

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November 2018

Lollipops: Ooko

10 Nov, 2018 10:00 am - 10:30 am 316 W Main St
Taylors, SC 29687 United States

10:00 am: Burdette Library, Taylors 11:30 am: Hughes Main Library, Greenville Featuring Daniel Kirkpatrick, Percussion ADMISSION IS FREE! Ooko has everything a fox could want: a stick, a leaf and a rock.  Well, almost everything...Ooko wants someone to play with too!  The foxes in town always seem to be playing with their two-legged friends, the Debbies.  Maybe if he tries to look like the other foxes, one of the Debbies will play with him too.  But when Ooko finally finds…

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December 2018

Lollipops: Olive, the Other Reindeer

8 Dec, 2018 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, Greenville Featuring the GSO String Duo of Joanna Mulfinger & Tim Easter ADMISSION IS FREE! Olive is merrily preparing for Christmas when suddenly she realizes, "Olive...the other Reindeer...I thought I was a dog.  Hmmm, I must be a Reindeer!"  So she quickly hops aboard the polar express and heads to the North Pole.  And while Santa and the other reindeer are a bit surprised that a dog wants to join…

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January 2019

Lollipops: Peter and the Wolf

January 19 10:00 am - 10:30 am 316 W Main St
Taylors, SC 29687 United States

10:00 am: Burdette Library, Taylors 11:30 am: Hughes Main Library, Greenville Featuring the GSO Wind Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! There is no better way to introduce children to classical music than with Sergei Prokofiev's musical fairy tale of the little boy who, with the help of a bird, outsmarted the big, bad wolf.  Prokofiev composed his Peter and the Wolf in 1936 with the hope of introducing children to the instruments of the orchestra.  It happens that he also devised…

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Lollipops: Peter and the Wolf

January 19 11:30 am - 12:00 pm 25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

10:00 am: Burdette Library, Taylors 11:30 am: Hughes Main Library, Greenville Featuring the GSO Wind Quintet ADMISSION IS FREE! There is no better way to introduce children to classical music than with Sergei Prokofiev's musical fairy tale of the little boy who, with the help of a bird, outsmarted the big, bad wolf.  Prokofiev composed his Peter and the Wolf in 1936 with the hope of introducing children to the instruments of the orchestra.  It happens that he also devised…

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