Passages: Exploring Migration Through Music

Type: Performance
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: PreK-8
Scheduling Request

“Passages” is an interactive educational performance of world folk music from 9 countries and 6 continents. Using dialogue, colorful maps, and songs, Voci Angelica Trio traces the migration of early humans across the globe using the cello, djembe, claves, cuatro, maracas, shell shakes, tambourine stick, finger cymbals, doumbek and, of course, their voices. Audiences become part of the experience by answering questions about geography in a game show format and participating in songs.

Length: 25-45 Minutes
Audience Limit: 50-400
Curriculum Connection: Folk Music, Languages, Geography

Single Show: $925

Back-To-Back: $1,570

Three-In-A-Row: $2,220

Four-In-A-Row: $2,865

Adapted program for Preschool (Audience Limit: 50):

Single Show: $625

Back-To-Back: $1,060

Three-In-A-Row: $1,500

Four-In-A-Row: $1,935

Travel Fee: $100/day

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts


1) Two reserved parking spots

2) Water for three people

3) Two chairs without arms

4) One small table or music stand

5) One carpet of at least 5’ x 5’ dimensions (for cellist)

Performance Space:

1) At least 20’ x 20’ of unobstructed floor or stage area

2) If students are sitting on the floor, at least 10 feet of space should be between the first row of students and the edge of the performance area

Arrival time before first performance: 1 hour

Strike time: 1 hour

Time needed between performances: at least 15 minutes

Teachers are asked to model appropriate audience behavior for students.

Please introduce the performers as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts ensemble.

Visiting artists. Available dates for 2019-2020: March 30 - April 5