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Philharmonia Fantastique: the Making of the Orchestra

Grades 1-6

Wed Oct 25 — Thu Oct 26, 2023

Orchestra Hall

~50 Minutes

What makes an orchestra? Come on an orchestral adventure with a special Sprite who will teach students about each of the instrument families that make up an orchestra. Featuring a Grammy-award winning soundtrack played by the Minnesota Orchestra, Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of the Orchestra is a 25-minute multi-media concerto that explores the connections between music, sound, performance, creativity and technology.

A Few Things to Know

  1. Prepare for the concert by downloading our curriculum.
  2. Take a moment to read our Pre-Visit Social Story
  3. Tickets can be reserved in advance with no payment due until Fall 2023.

Date & Time





    Philharmonia Fantastique


    Overture to The Bartered Bride

Minnesota Orchestra

Sarah Hicks


Listen Ahead

Accessibility Services

  • ASL Interpretation
  • Armless & Bariatric Chairs
  • Assistive Listening Devices
  • Large-Print Programs
  • Open Captioning
  • Noise-Cancelling Headphones
  • Service Animals
  • Wheelchair & Accessible Seating

Additional services are available upon request.

Sponsored By

Mary Ann Feldman Music Education Fund
Angela S. Pennington and W. Anders Folk Student Ticket Fund