The Music in George's Head: Greenville Symphony METS Concert

Schedule

Tue Apr 11 2023 at 10:00 am to 12:50 pm

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Location

South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities | Greenville, SC

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In this fabulous narrated concert George Gershwin learns how to compose his masterpiece Rhapsody in Blue.
About this Event

April 11, 2023, SC Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities

Join us for a special Greenville Symphony Music Education Through Storytelling concert (METS) featuring the children's book The Music In George's Head by award winning author Suzanne Slade with illustrations by Stacy Innerst.

You'll hear a complete performance of Rhapsody in Blue featuring the principal keyboardist of the Greenville Symphony with the Symphony Wind Quintet and other music by Gershwin that crosses the jazz and classical genres.

Actress Emiley Kiser, our narrator, is a regular at the PA Shakespeare Festival and has appeared in the Off-Broadway show The Winter's Tale. She was a member of the inaugural MFA class at Northwestern University.

-Suggested age: 5th through 7th grades

-Tickets are first come first serve and are free

-Tickets are General Admission

-Teachers can register up to 30 students per group. Please keep an accurate count. If you don't need the ticket, please don't register.

-Limited seating so please be thoughtful about registering. If you can't attend, please cancel the order. This releases the tickets so others can use them.

-Two performances 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM

-Performance will last approximately 50 minutes

-Special thanks to the SC Governor's School of the Arts and Humanities for hosting the concert. Learn more about this residential arts high school at:

-Learn more about the Greenville Symphony education programs at:

-This concert is supported in part by the Guild of the Greenville Symphony

-The performance will take place in the Smith Recital Hall. Please enter the front gates and enter the doors on left. .

-Send questions about registering to [email protected]


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South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities, 15 University Street, Greenville, United States

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