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Caryn Lin: The Science of Sound

Summer Performances for Young Audiences

  • June 27, 2017 at 11:00 am
  • June 27, 2017 at 12:30 pm

Merchant Hall

Come hear and “see” what sound is all about! Sound waves become visible in this exciting performance that uses technology to transform sound into a multisensory experience. Caryn Lin uses her five-string electric violin, loop recorder, oscilloscope (a device that displays electronic signals and waveforms), and other special effect tools to create amazing soundscapes.

Performances take place at 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Tickets:
Adults: $15; Child $5

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Latin Ballet of Virginia: Alma Latina

Summer Performances for Young Audiences

  • July 12, 2017 at 11:00 am

Merchant Hall

Embark on a tour of Latin American dance with the Latin Ballet of Virginia. Learn more about the steps and history of dances like the Salsa, Merengue, and Bachata along with Flamenco and Capoeira. Discover the origin of these popular dances in this lively celebration of Latin America’s rich cultural heritage that is steeped in tradition, rhythm, music, and dance.

This performance is partially supported by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and National Endowment for the Arts.

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Cello Fury: Melodies, Moods, and Movies

Summer Performances for Young Audiences  

  • August 2, 2017 at 11:00 am

Merchant Hall

This cello rock powerhouse featuring three cellists and a rock and roll drummer brings movie themes to life in a lively performance designed for children that fuses symphonic sounds with driving rock beats to create an unforgettable musical experience.

Tickets:
Adult: $15; Child $5

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