Paul Dooley’s The Conductor’s Spellbook
Appropriate for Teachers & Students: K – 2nd grade
Performed by the Amarillo Symphony and narrated by composer, Paul Dooley, The Conductor’s Spellbook tells the magical story of Tony Stradivarius. During a field trip to the Symphony, young Tony finds a powerful book of spells and uses it to control the orchestra. The Conductor’s Spellbook is an exciting and interactive concert experience that introduces audiences to music, orchestral instruments, and even conducting!
Students will: learn how the instruments produce sound and how groups of instruments are related; learn about vibration and the science behind the instruments’ sounds; conduct with the narrator and conductor during this interactive performance (call & response, physical engagement, hand percussion, etc.).
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 31, 2019 • 9:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts
500 S. Buchanan St., Amarillo, TX 79101
$1.00 per person