2014-15 BSO Midweek Concerts on Sale!

The BSO offers arts-integrated, STEAM activated concerts for Pre-K through sixth grade students.

Tiny Tots: Pre K – Kindergarten
Approximately 35 minutes in length
These interactive concerts introduce students to the instruments of the orchestra and provide a gateway into thinking about music through other subjects.

Prime Time: Grades 1-3
Approximately 40 minutes in length
Prime Time concerts excite students through musical exploration and an introduction into arts integrated curriculum links.

Music for Youth: Grades 4-6
Approximately 40 minutes in length
Whether new comers to the orchestra or already young musicians, these concerts will engage students and provide meaningful connections to key curriculum subjects.

Teacher Resources can be located here


Remarkable Farkle McBride | For Grades Pre-K-3

Ken Lam, conductor
Becky Mossing, narrator
Brandon Du, violin (5th grade student)
Actors from Baltimore School for the Arts 

This BSO Midweek concert celebrates youth in music with a concert all about young performers, composers and young audiences.  With selections from Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro, Lalo’s Symphonie Espagnol performed by fifth grader Brandon Du, Rossini’s William Tell Overture, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumble Bee and more, the audience will dazzle in the delights of youth at its best and learn about the instrument families along the way.  Then, experience the orchestral adaptation of actor John Lithgow’s mesmerizing children’s book where the fickle, yet lovable Remarkable Farkle McBride brings the sounds and rhythms of the orchestra to life, dramatized by actors from the Baltimore School for the Arts. 

Tue, April 28, 2015, 10:00 AM & 11:30 AM*

Thu, April 30, 2015, 10:00 AM & 11:30 AM*


***Limited tickets are available for ALL of The Remarkable Farkle McBride Midweek Concerts. Please contact the BSO Education Dept. directly to inquire about availability and to purchase tickets at education@bsomusic.org / 410.783.8118***

Interested in writing lesson plans for the Midweek concerts? The BSO seeks innovative educators with a specialty in arts integration to write lesson plans for the Midweek Concert series.  Educators will work together in small teams with BSO Staff, BSO Education Conductor, and AEMS staff to create Music, Science, History and Language Arts arts-integrated lesson plan seeds and listening guides.

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