SCARSDALE, N.Y.-- Hoff-Barthelson Music School in Scarsdale will host a special Children’s Corner Concert, Breath in Motion – Wind Instruments Come to Life!, on Friday, March 24.
The concert, an introduction to the woodwind family of musical instruments for children, will feature members of the school’s woodwind faculty performing everything from Bach to jazz while demonstrating the full range of woodwind instruments, according to a release from Hoff-Barthelson.
Designed to be educational, engaging and fun for children and their families, Breath in Motion will spark the imagination of the whole family through an exploration of the instruments and a sampling of each instrument’s repertoire, the release said
The free concert is for children ages 5 and older. Guest can remain after the concert for light refreshments and an instrumental “petting zoo” where children are invited to see the instruments up close and ask questions.
Audience participation is encouraged. Guests can bring their recorders and join in the fun of playing simple folk songs along with the performers.
Faculty performers will include Elly Ball, Donna Elaine and Joseph Piscitelli, recorders and flutes; Dorothy Duncan, clarinet; Elizabeth Condon, oboe; Janet Grice, bassoon; and Ed Palermo, clarinet and saxophone.
The concert will begin at 6:30 p.m.
For additional information, call (914)723- 1169 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hoff-Barthelson Music School is at 25 School Lane, Scarsdale