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  • Carnival of the Animals on Saturday, March 16, 2019 @ 11:00 AM, Brown Theatre
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  • Location: The Kentucky Center, 501 W Main St - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s):  Saturday, March 16th @ 11:00 AM
  • Ages:  All ages
  • Price: $15.00*
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  • Running Time:  50 minutes
  • Access Services:  Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System | 502-566-5111 (V) or 502-566-5140 (TTY)?
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Louisville Orchestra presents Carnival of the Animals


At the Brown Theatre, the Louisville Orchestra performs a favorite of children around the world. Carnival of the Animals  is a witty and fun exploration of musical animals and characters written by French composer Camille Saint-Saëns. Performed with a narrator, the work features the witty verse of humorist/poet Ogden Nash.

ROSSINI:  William Tell  Overture (Finale only)                                                      
BACH/STOKOWSKI:  Sheep May Safely Graze                                                                     
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV:  Flight of the Bumblebee                                                                      
HAYDN:  Symphony No. 82 in C major, “The Bear”                                           
              IV. Finale: Vivace
WILLIAMS:  Theme from Jurassic Park                                                                    
MOZART:  Piano Concerto No. 10 in E-flat major
CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS:  Carnival of the Animals

Bob Bernhardt, conductor

-All seating is general admission.
-Best suited for children, ages 3-10.
-Pre-concert activities begin at 10:00 AM in the Brown Theatre Lobby.

For more information visit www.louisvilleorchestra.org.