Five of New England’s top woodwind professionals introduce students to woodwind instruments and musical concepts of composition such as melody, accompaniment, and style. Additionally, students hear a diverse selection of music from several countries and historical periods. Audience volunteers perform with the quintet in a rousing rendition of “Ragtime Dance” by the legendary Scott Joplin.
Audience Limit: 200
Curriculum Connection: Classical Music, Music, Visual/Emotional Connections to Music
Single Show: $825
Travel fee: $75
Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts
5 chairs without arms
5 music stands
Microphone (if possible)
Performance should take place on floor level, as opposed to a stage
Please set up chairs, stands, and microphone prior to artists’ arrival.
Arrival time before first performance: 30 minutes
Strike time: 10 minutes
Time needed between performances: 15 minutes
Teachers are expected to model appropriate audience behavior for their students.
Please introduce the performers as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts ensemble.