The Immaculata Symphony Hosts Annual Children’s Concert “Fairy Tales”
The Immaculata Symphony will present its annual Concert for Children (ages 5 and up), titled "Fairy Tales" on Sunday, February 14, at 3:00 p.m. in the Alumnae Hall Theater on the campus of Immaculata University.
Joseph Gehring will conduct the 75-minute performance. The concert provides children with up-close experience of the orchestral instruments and performers. Composer in residence, Melissa Dunphy, will bring to life the story of "Jack and the Beanstalk" in a collaboration with the Kennett Symphony Children´s Chorus. This will be the world premiere of this Immaculata Symphony commissioned piece. In addition, Conductor Gehring will conduct the perennial favorite Overture to "Hansel and Gretel."
As an active performer and conductor in the area, Joseph Gehring is the assistant conductor of the Immaculata Symphony. He is also the conductor of the West Chester Community Band, the Chester County Pops Orchestra and has also conducted the Immaculata University Brass Ensemble.
Adult admission is $10; all children enjoy free admission. Tickets are available at the door. For further information, visit our website: www.immaculatasymphony.org.
Immaculata University, a Catholic coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352, between Paoli and Exton,
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