WCRB Classical Cartoon Festival 2017

It's the 18th annual WCRB Classical Cartoon Festival! Join us on March 25 for a wild day at Symphony Hall, full of classic Warner Brothers cartoons with classical music, an instrument petting zoo, and performances featuring kids from around the Boston area. It's fun for the whole family!

Here is the tentative schedule for the day:

Main Stage:

10:00 - 10:30: Rivers School Orchestra
12:30 - 1:00: NEC Prep Youth Symphony
2:30 - 3:00: Boston Children's Chorus

Cabot-Cahners:

10:30 - 11:00: BU School of Music Saxophone Quartet
11:00 - 11:30: NEC Prep Suzuki Violins & Violas
11:30 - 12:30: NEC Prep Harp Ensemble 
1:00 - 1:30: Boston Flute Academy
1:30 - 2:00: Handel and Haydn Society Youth Chorus 
2:00 - 2:30: BU School of Music Four Score Flute Quartet
3:00 - 3:30: From the Top 
3:30 - 4:00: BU School of Music Wind Trios

O'Block/Kay:

10:30 - 11:30: Marimba Magic
11:30 - 12:00: Nancy Hair's Little Cellists, with NEC Suzuki Cellists
12:00 - 12:30: Project Step 
1:00 - 1:30: BU School of Music Flute Quartet
1:30 - 2:00: NEC Prep Honors Brass Quintet 
2:00 - 2:30: BU School of Music Trombone Quartet 
3:00 - 3:30: Kevin Metzger, guitar

Get tickets through the BSO Box Office. There is a discount for a family 4-pack, and for WGBH/WCRB members!

Excited yet? This is what last year's event looked like!

 

#massachusettsyouthwindensemble blowing our minds at #cartoonfest! #wcrbclassicalcartoonfest

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Mar 19, 2016 at 11:42am PDT

 

Huge crowd for @necmusic @nec_prep Suzuki #violin and #viola crew! #cartoonfest 

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Mar 19, 2016 at 8:40am PDT

 

@necmusic harps at #wcrbclassicalcartoonfest! #cartoonfest 

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Mar 19, 2016 at 10:27am PDT

Special thanks to our community partners:
Cambridge Savings Bank
Commonwealth Learning Center
Dean's Beans
Hood
Edaville Family Theme Park, Home of Thomas Land
Life is Good
New England Conservatory