Music for Me

A special program that is “just right” for the MSO’s youngest listeners. Designed for students in K4 through second grade, these concerts introduce them to the symphony orchestra and the expressive capabilities of music.


Musical Opposites

November 14, 2017
10:00am & 11:30am | Uihlein Hall

November 15, 2017
10:00am | Uihlein Hall

Concert Details

Yaniv Dinur, conductor

Offenbach: “Can-Can”
Saint-Saëns: “Tortoises” from Carnival of the Animals
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4, third movement
Tchaikovsky: “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” from The Nutcracker
Prokofiev: “Montagues and Capulets” from Romeo and Juliet
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, third movement
Djupstrom: The Seahorse and the Crab

With so many instruments and musicians in the Milwaukee Symphony, the orchestra can create a whole array of different sounds. Whether high or low, fast or slow, contrasts in music rouse the imagination and peak the listeners’ interest. To finish, audiences will hear how opposites help to tell Djupstrom’s The Seahorse and the Crab, an underwater adaptation of The Tortoise and the Hare.

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► Download the Musical Opposites Teacher Resource Guide


Contact the MSO Education Department:

Phone: 414.226.7886