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The Making of the Orchestra

11 October 2022

Mason Bates’ multimedia concerto Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of the Orchestra is a joyful introduction to classical music for ages 5+.

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The Wolf, the Duck and the Mouse

11 October 2022

The much-loved children’s story by Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen becomes a musical adventure in this world premiere for families and children aged 4–8.

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Debussy and the Snow Elephant

3 October 2022

Journey through a wintery world in the company of Jimbo, the shy snow elephant, in our Far, Far Away storytelling concert for children (aged 0–5).

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Four figures are on a stage which is lit pink. One person is playing the harp, another a flute, another a bassoon and one is dancing at the front.

Tchaikovsky and the Magical Toy Box

1 January 2022

A glittering adventure through Tchaikovsky’s music for children and families at the Southbank Centre.

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Peppa Pig: My First Concert

1 January 2022

Members of Aurora Orchestra join everyone’s favourite Pig family for an introduction to live orchestra for the whole family.

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Four figures are on a stage which is lit pink. One person is playing the harp, another a flute, another a bassoon and one is dancing at the front.

Tchaikovsky and the Magical Toy Box

1 January 2022

A glittering adventure through Tchaikovsky’s music for children and families at Kings Place. Part of Aurora’s Far, Far Away series.

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Schumann and Pepper the Monkey

1 January 2022

Join Principal Players of Aurora Orchestra for an adventure in music and storytelling in the Green Leaf Forest.

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Peppa Pig: My First Concert Tour

1 January 2022

Members of Aurora Orchestra join everyone’s favourite Pig family for an introduction to live orchestra for the whole family.

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Bartók and Agatha the Pirate

6 September 2019

A swashbuckling adventure through the music of Béla Bartók for children and families, live at Kings Place. Part of Aurora’s Far, Far Away series.

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Chopin and the Dragonfly

6 September 2019

Welcome the Spring with dancing dragonflies and one very sleepy tortoise in our Far, Far Away storytelling concert for children (aged 0–5).

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