Beck Center collaborates with the Cleveland Orchestra to present PNC Musical Rainbow Concerts for Preschool Children
Lakewood: In partnership with The Cleveland Orchestra, the Beck Center for the Arts is presenting two west side PNC Musical Rainbow concerts specifically designed for preschool children on Saturdays, January 21 and April 28, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. on the Mackey Main Stage.
Actress and singer Maryann Nagel hosts the 30-minute programs for young children, which includes narration, demonstration, short solo selections, and audience participation. The Cleveland Orchestra's PNC Musical Rainbow concerts are sponsored by PNC and the PNC Musical Rainbow Series is endowed by the Pysht Fund.
On Saturday, January 21, at 10:30 a.m., The Tricky Trombone will be presented, featuring trombonist Ed Zadrozny, followed by Percussion Partners, on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. featuring percussionist Mell Csicsila, who will share the wonderful world of percussion with preschoolers.
Children ages 3 to 6 years will enjoy this fun, interactive way to learn about the instruments of an orchestra. Young listeners have the chance to sing, clap, and move to the music as they have fun learning all about a featured orchestral instrument.
Concert tickets are $5 per person. Purchase tickets online at beckcenter.org or call Beck Center Customer Service at 216.521.2540, ext. 10. Beck Center is located at 17801 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood, just ten minutes west of downtown Cleveland. Free onsite parking is available.