The Arapahoe Philharmonic presents its annual Children’s Discovery Concert on Wednesday, November 14 at Denver First Church of the Nazarene. More than 1,000 elementary and middle school students and their teachers will be treated to a musical field trip featuring two compositions treasured by all ages, Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf and Camille Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals.
Peter and the Wolf will include the composer’s narration and Carnival of the Animals will be performed with Ogden Nash’s verses, both read by Brian Patrick Leatherman. The one-hour concert begins at 10 a.m., with instrument demonstrations starting at 9:30 a.m.
All tickets are just $5 and may be purchased online or by calling the Arapahoe Philharmonic at 303-781-1892. Group seating can be arranged in advance. 3800 E. Hampden Ave., Cherry Hills Village.