Family Concert: Peter and the Wolf

Date(s) - Oct 20, 2024
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Dr., Walnut Creek

Tickets are $40 for adults and $10 for youth 13-17; children 12 and under are free (but need a ticket). A senior group discount of $30 each is also available for groups of 10 or more. Call the Lesher Center Box Office (925-943-7469) or click the “Buy Now” button here to reserve your seats — we look forward to seeing you at the symphony!

Our traditional family concert opens the season! Experience how different composers explore the colors of the orchestra. The delightful story with music “Peter and the Wolf” introduces the listeners to the musical instruments, each representing a different animal or character. 

Sergei Prokofiev – Peter and the Wolf, with narrator Cindy Silva
Astor Piazzolla (arr. Dean Boysen) – Oblivion
Richard Strauss – “Sunrise” from Also Sprach Zarathustra
Wind concerto featuring Yen Liang Young Artist Competition winner