Music for Me

Musical Zoo

A special program that is “just right” for the MSO’s youngest listeners. Designed for students in grades K4 through 2, these 40 minute programs makes connections with the following fields of study:

►Music   ► Social Studies  ►ELA

Make the most of your Music for Me! field trip day. Add a Milwaukee Art Museum tour to complement these performances. Separate fees apply. Call 414.224.3842 for information and to schedule your tour.


Musical zoo

November 13, 2018
10:00 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. | Uihlein Hall

Both performances of Musical Zoo are sold out


Concert Details

Yaniv Dinur, conductor
Jim LaBelle, narrator

Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals 
Daniel Dorff: Three Fun Fables, for Narrator and Orchestra

It’s a zoo in here . . . no, wait—it’s an orchestra! Join the musicians of the MSO and special guests from Danceworks as they impersonate a whole menagerie in Saint-Saëns beloved Carnival of the Animals. Daniel Dorff’s Three Fun Fables, a suite of humorous interpretations of Aesop’s Fables for narrator and orchestra, round out this wildly delightful program.

► Download the Musical Zoo Teacher Resource Guide

► Download the Concerts for Schools registration form*

*We have a new fax number. Please use 414.224.8420 to fax your Concerts for Schools registration form.

In collaboration with




Prior to each Music for Me! Concert, Forte volunteer docents receive intensive training for classroom visits that prepare students for the upcoming concerts in a fun, interactive, and educational way. These visits are provided for Youth Series program attendees at no cost. On your reservation form, please indicate if you are interested in having a docent visit your classroom.


Contact the MSO Education Department:

Phone: 414.226.7886