Hartford Symphony Orchestra

Offers a broad spectrum of musical activities. Lincoln Financial Discovery Concerts illuminate classical music for students and incorporate academic areas. Past topics include The Civil War & Civil Rights Era, how The Orchestra Rocks, and The Musical Stories of Shakespeare and Seuss. In the Instrument Zoos program, students discover the mechanics and sounds of the instruments in a hands-on laboratory. Symphony in the Schools brings HSO chamber ensembles into your classroom for interactive performances. Activities might include exploring popular tunes with a Jazz twist, participating as music makers on rhythm instruments, learning beat patterns, and more.
Contact Info
Address: 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford, CT 06106. Hartford County. Tel: 860-987-5900. Email: info@hartfordsymphony.org. Website: www.hartfordsymphony.org. Hrs: Vary.
Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 45-90 min. Cost: Fee.
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Social Studies, Science, Language Arts/English. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Performing Arts & Multi-Media and Social Studies.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue