As you know, VCS does one family-friendly concert a season. To be clear, children are welcome at all our concerts. But. We understand if your little one – or not so little-anymore-one! – isn’t going to sit through Lux Aurumque or opera. Which is why we deliberately plan one concert a season that is specifically geared towards kids, an evening of music and art where grown-ups can enjoy wonderful music, but where younger members of the audience are the focus. Because how else are you going to make it possible for a future generation of music lovers to take their place in society? Everyone wants their kid to play at Carnegie or know how to comport themselves at the Kennedy Center. But you have to make that possible from an early age, no? We sure think so!
This season’s family-friendly concert is Lullabies. Because there is probably not a culture in the world that doesn’t sing its children to sleep. [Read more…]