Barbican Concerts

LSO Discovery Family Concert: Music from the Movies

Suitable for 7- to 12-year-olds

Sun 16 Oct 2011 2.30pm - Barbican Hall, London

Overview

Children at a concert © Kevin Leighton

Children at a concert © Kevin Leighton

Repertoire includes:
GOODWIN 633 Squadron
KLAUS BADELT arr Ted Ricketts Pirates of the Caribbean
STEINER King Kong
TIOMKIN The Magnificent Showman: Circus World March (John Wayne March)
JOHN WILLIAMS Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone              
JOHN WILLIAMS The Shark Theme: Suite from Jaws
TIOMKIN Rawhide with the LSO St Luke's Youth Choirs
TIOMKIN Do Not Forsake Me from 'High Noon'
JOHN WILLIAMS Star Wars

Richard Kaufman conductor
Paul Rissmann
presenter
London Symphony Orchestra

A swashbuckling, wand-waving, spine chilling, intergalactic chance to see the LSO in action as they perform some of their most famous movie soundtracks of all time. Join presenter Paul Rissmann as he takes us through the music of World War II fighter planes in 633 Squadron, Harry Potter, Jaws, Pirates of the Caribbean and perhaps the LSO’s most famous soundtrack of all time – Star Wars.


Tickets: £4 under 16s; £10 adults

Audience participation music
The Audience Particpation Piece for this concert is 'Do not forsake me' from High Noon by Dimitri Tiomkin. Bring along your instruments and join in with the LSO! You can download the music below to practice at home.

Pre-concert workshops 10am –12.30pm
Come along before the concert and take part in film-themed workshops where you can make your own movie ideas come to life. Create your own cartoon animation and compose the perfect soundtrack to go with it. Look out Hollywood!
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.

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