NSO Music for Young Audiences: Banda Magda
This event posted by: orock
Saturday, January 26, 2019 thru Sunday, January 27, 2019
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20566
Click for more information and tickets
This award-winning band combines South American rhythms with jazz improvisation, sung in six languages for a globetrotting adventure. Banda Magda returns with a lively performance showcasing its new album Tigre, featuring Uruguayan candombe to Greek folklore to Brazilian samba beats. With plenty of audience participation and irresistible rhythms led by accordionist and composer Magda Giannikou, Banda Magda will get the whole family moving.
Most enjoyed by age 7 and up. All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
Come early for a Musical Instrument “Petting Zoo”
Starting one hour before all performances, hands-on activities let children get up close with the instruments they’ll see played on the stage.
Stay after for a Creative Conversation
Following all performances, young audience members can ask questions and hear stories in an up-close-andpersonal talk with some of the artists.
- CONGRATS to our friends at The Goddard School on 10 years and expansion project! https://t.co/ASgh4jZgQm https://t.co/ASgh4jZgQm about 15 hours ago from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite
- The latest Tots2Tweens Kids Connection! https://t.co/3lW4WCK6jA #jussiesmollett #jussiesmoletthoax about 17 hours ago from Paper.li ReplyRetweetFavorite
- We're live on The Marco Nation! Fun as a Family Friday! Watch! https://t.co/ctw5ykbfxW about 17 hours ago from Facebook ReplyRetweetFavorite