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The perfect fun and friendly introduction to the world’s greatest musical form. 

Let your child’s imagination run free with this delightful series!

Sunday Matinee Concerts start at 3pm

Pre-concert Instrument Discovery Zoo starts at 2pm, where children can meet musicians and try real instruments!

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Peter and the Wolf


Sunday, 16 October at 3PM
Instrument Discovery Zoo: 2pm

Narrated by Mayor Naheed Nenshi

Created by Prokofiev, this classic tale captivates listeners young and old as each character, from the Cat to the Wolf, is brought vividly to life by a different instrument.

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FOR USE WITH STUBBS COLUMN IN HOCKEY INSIDE/OUT OCT. 28, 2008: From the 1984 illustrated book The Hockey Sweater by Roch Carrier, a young Carrier, age 10, reacts with horror as his mother encourages him to wear the sweater of the detested Toronto Maple Leafs. A new Canadiens sweater had been ordered through the Eaton's catalogue to replace his worn jersey, to which he clutches, but a Maple Leafs sweater was sent in error. CREDIT: TUNDRA BOOKS, ILLUSTRATION BY SHELDON COHEN

CREDIT: TUNDRA BOOKS, ILLUSTRATION BY SHELDON COHEN

The Hockey Sweater


Sunday, 19 February at 3PM
Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM
Brought to life with original illustrations from the book, The Hockey Sweater returns to Calgary for the first time since being co-commissioned by the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra in 2012.

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Symphonic Sorcery: The Music of Harry Potter


Sunday, 19 March at 3PM
Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM

Relive the intrigue, magic and wonder of the first six Harry Potter stories… all on the wings of music.

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Beethoven Lives Upstairs


Sunday, 14 May at 3PM
Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM

Young listeners are introduced to the music and history of the great composer in this popular production blending symphonic music and drama.

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