Monday, Apr 19, 2021 11:00a -
Friday, Apr 23, 2021 11:30a
Boston, MA 02116
Kid Friendly, Music, Performing Arts, Virtual & Streaming
New England Conservatory (NEC) offers free virtual April School Vacation Week Musical Storytelling concerts on YouTube, every day April 19-23, 2021 at
11 a.m. The Musical Storytelling events feature a mix of "meet the instrument" and musical storytelling sessions geared towards young children and families in this online version of the popular annual program.
Learn more: https://necmusic.edu/musical-storytelling
Each video showcases the unique creative work of one of NEC's Musical Storytelling Fellows, who spent the school year training as a virtual teaching artist in preschools and early elementary classrooms through NEC's Community Performances & Partnerships program.
While best suited for children ages 3 – 7 years old, listeners of all ages are most welcome to join the fun! Video sessions will range from 20-30 minutes each.
Watch On YouTube
Musical Storytelling SCHEDULE:
• Monday, April 19, 11 a.m. | Morgan Pope, bassoon
Meet Morgan and her magical bassoon as she uses music to tell the story of The Three Little Pigs.
• Tuesday, April 20, 11 a.m. | Honor Hickman, flute
All aboard! Join flutist Honor Hickman for a musical journey as we learn about trains and the sounds they make!
• Wednesday, April 21, 11 a.m. | Sarah Heimburg, trumpet
Join Sarah and her trumpet as she tells the story of a giraffe who learns to dance.
• Thursday, April 22, 11 a.m. | Elizabeth Yeoh-Wang, harp
Meet the harp and hear how animals come together to create a musical soup!
• Friday, April 23, 11 a.m. | Julian Seney, viola and Ari Chais, jazz piano
Move and groove with Ari and Julian as they improvise music to an original story written by a special guest!