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Cushion Concert

An interactive series that invites young audiences and their families to get up close and personal to TMO in a kid-friendly environment. Children can bring their cushions and rugs to these shorter concerts (without interval) in the morning and early afternoon and sit on the floor where they can see, hear and interact with the music and the musicians.

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Please bring a cushion if you’d like to sit on the floor!

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2017 Cushion Concert Series - Animal Adventures

Cushion Concert 1

11am & 1pm Sat 27 May & Sun 28 May  

Balmain Town Hall

Hear birds singing, lions roaring, elephants stomping and even an unhappy Aardvark, all played by the orchestra!  
With excerpts from Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumblebee and even some of your favourite animal nursery rhymes to sing along to, there’s something for all family members!
 
This fun concert will ignite little imaginations as they explore the orchestra in a kid-friendly environment.
 
Presenter: Nat Jobe
Conductor: Bernard Walz

Balmain Town Hall
370 Darling Street, Balmain NSW 2041
Supported by Inner West Council

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2017 Cushion Concert Series - Movies, Dreams & Adventures

Cushion Concert 2

11am & 1.30pm Saturday 5th August

Petersham Town Hall

How do you make an epic family concert?  Take a full symphony orchestra, add some of the greatest film music of all time from movies such as Superman, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Trek, Batman, ET, Star Wars, Apollo 13 and The Mission, then add two world premiere compositions by Australian composers Yusaku Abiko and Adrian Hallam – That’s how! Come dressed as your favourite movie character and join the fun in this action-packed concert!

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2017 Cushion Concert Series - Peter and the Wolf

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11am & 1pm Sat 23 Sept & Sun 24 Sept 

Balmain Town Hall

After sell-out concerts in 2014 and 2015, TMO is bringing back the family favourite Peter and the Wolf once again! This entertaining concert is tailored for little minds to discover and explore the orchestra through exhilarating music that showcase each of the instruments.   Join TMO for this playful, informative and interactive introduction to the orchestra that will captivate and inspire young audiences to start a musical journey of a lifetime.

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