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Peter and the Wolf – A Saratoga Orchestra Free Holiday Concert
December 9, 2017 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
“Peter and the Wolf” – A Saratoga Orchestra Free Family Holiday Concert
Saratoga Orchestra of Whidbey Island presents a family friendly musical event in Oak Harbor, Coupeville and Langley during the month of December featuring an Instrument Petting Zoo (IPZ) and performance of the timeless classic, “Peter and the Wolf.”
Dates and times of the free event are as follows:
December 9 at Langley – Island Church of Whidbey, 1pm IPZ and 2pm concert
December 16 at Coupeville High School Commons, 10am IPZ and 11am concert
December 16 at Oak Harbor – First Reformed Church, 2pm IPZ and 3pm concert
Beginning one hour prior to each concert, Saratoga Orchestra musicians will be demonstrating musical instruments of the orchestra and a number of instruments will be available for a “hands-on” experience for both the young and young-at-heart. Music Director Anna Edwards will lead the orchestra in a performance of “Peter and the Wolf”, narrated by Peter Morton. Composed by Sergei Prokofiev in 1936, each character in the story of “Peter and the Wolf” is represented by various musical instruments. Music from Disney’s “Frozen” and a sing-along of favorite and festive Christmas carols is also on the program.