"Not Just for Kids" Classical Children's Concert
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The Fox Valley Philharmonic Orchestra'sfree concert will feature a performance of the classic, Aladdin, by Carl Nielsen. Among other favorites on the program is What's Up at the Symphony, the music of Looney Tunes cartoons.There will be an opportunity for children to have a brief turn conducting the orchestra in a march by Anton Bruckner. During the intermission, there will be an "Instrument Petting Zoo" where children can try playing various orchestral instruments, and the Instrument Doctor will give a "check-up" to any old instruments that are brought in, to provide an estimate on their value or repair. There is plenty of parking space in the lot behind the church, accessible from Garfield Avenue. For this and future events information, visit the Fox Valley Academy of Music Performance website at FVacademy.org or call (630) 476-9072.