Barbican Concerts

LSO Discovery Family Concert: Music for the Big Screen

Suitable for 7- to 12-year-olds

Sun 14 Oct 2012 2.30pm - Barbican Hall, London


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The LSO has featured on some of the biggest blockbuster soundtracks of all time. Join Paul Rissmann and the Orchestra on a musical journey through the most magical, spine-tingling, treasure-finding, star-blazing scores for the big screen. Featuring the unforgettable sounds of Star Wars, Indiana Jones and many more. Bring along your own instrument to join in with the orchestra too.

With music from...
Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Fantasia 2000: Kashchei's Dance from 'The Firebird'
James Bond
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
2001: A Space Odyssey

Martin Yates conductor
Paul Rissmann
London Symphony Orchestra

Tickets: £5 under 16s; £10 adults

Pre-concert workshops 10.30am –1pm
Get those creative juices flowing ready for the afternoon’s performance in exciting workshops based on the concert theme. You will get the chance to compose music alongside members of the LSO, as well as making your own props to take into the concert.

Tickets £5 per person (adults and children)
Open to Family Concert bookers only. Please call the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 to book.

Free foyer activities 1–2.30pm
Arrive early for the Family Concert to join in our exciting pre-concert events and activities.

Crèche 2–4pm
For families with younger siblings, a free crèche is available for children aged 6 months to 6 years.
Open to Family Concert bookers only.
Limited space - please call the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 to reserve a place.

Audience Participation
You will be able to download the instrumental and parts for the audience participation piece, Space Travel Song, by clicking here. It's to the tune of The Happy Wanderer which you can listen to courtesy of The Muppets on the 'Audio and Video' tab.

Calling all budding illustrators!
During the LSO’s performance of 'The Infernal Dance' from The Firebird, we are planning to project images above the orchestra on the Barbican Stage which describe the story and Stravinsky’s wonderful music. We would like you to draw these pictures for us! Listen to the music (click on the 'Audio & Video' tab), read the story here and let your imagination run wild. Then come and spot your picture in the concert!
Once you have drawn your picture please either email or post it to:
Natalie Chivers
LSO Discovery
Level 6
Barbican Centre
London EC2Y 8DS

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