Elementary School Concerts

BusEvery year, all third and fourth grade students in the Piedmont region hear a dynamicprogram by the full Greensboro Symphony Orchestra. The Elementary School Concertspresent exciting works of orchestral music. The ElementarySchool Concerts serve students from the Guilford, Alamance-Burlington, Asheboro, Randolph, Reidsville, and Caswell County school systems.

These concerts frequently include multimedia presentations and collaborations with the Greensboro Ballet. In addition to theconcert experience, students and teachers receive educational resources and curricular materials that support the concert theme. These materials help introduce new music to students as well as connect the concert theme to topics across the curriculum.

Elementary Concerts

March - April 2014
American Voices

The Star Spangled Banner

Leonard Bernstein Overture to Candide

Aaron Copland John Henry

Ferde Grofe Grand Canyon Suite

William Grant Still Wood Notes

Charles Ives Circus Band March

John Williams Liberty Fanfare

George Gershwin Selections from Rhapsody in Blue

Private, parochial, and homeschooled groups are also invited - contact the Greensboro Symphony for information at
336-335-5456 x 230.

Watch and
Listen to the podcast by Canterbury School 3rd Grade Students about the Elementary School Concerts in March - April 2014!
Mara Barker, music teacher




Past programs have included:
“Tell A Tale With Tunes.” Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty, Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, and music from Harry Potter.
Dancing with the Ballets Russes - Russian and French music for ballet.
Happy Birthday Greensboro / A Piedmont Celebration - in honor of Greensboro’s Bicentennial, a program telling stories of the region’s history through the music of American composers.
Carnival of the Animals - Saint-Saens’ classic work.
African and Hispanic Influences: A Musical Melting Pot - Folktales and the Rhythms of Life

Listen to the podcast by Canterbury School 3rd Grade Students about the Elementary School Concerts in April 2012!
Mara Barker, music teacher

Canterbury Students - Tell A Tale With Tunes!Tell A Tale With Tunes Podcast>



Podcasts by Canterbury School 3rd Grade Students during the 2010-11 season.
Mara Barker, music teacher

Canterbury School StudentsGroup 1

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Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
200 North Davie Street, Suite 301
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401

For Tickets:
336.335.5456 Ext. 224
Fax 336.335.5580