We are thrilled to announce the return of LSO Kids! This exciting series provides the children in our community the chance to continue their music education during this difficult time. A new video featuring an LSO musician sharing their instrument, the exciting world of music, and their experience as a professional musician will be released every Tuesday from March through May. Please stay tuned for the next LSO Kids video premiering on March 16th!

LSO Kids 

“Tuba Time” April 6, 2021
The season’s fourth episode features LSO Principal Tubist Phil Sinder introducing the tuba, explaining its role in the orchestra, and showcasing its beautiful sounds and versatility.

“The Virtuosic Clarinet” March 30, 2021

This week’s episode features our Education and Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore interviewing LSO Principal Clarinetist Guy Yehuda. From Gershwin to Mozart, Mr. Yehuda introduces us to the clarinet, its history and virtuosity, and the beautiful music that it can make!

“The Magnificent Cello” March 23, 2021
This exciting episode of LSO Kids features Lansing Symphony Orchestra musician Stefan Koch introducing the cello, its history, and the beautiful and diverse music that it can make!

“The Percussion Family” March 16, 2021
The first video in our second season of “LSO Kids” features Matthew Beck, Principal Percussionist with LSO, showcasing the instruments in the percussion family.

“The Finale” June 3, 2020
This episode features Lansing Symphony Orchestra musician Neil Mueller demonstrating the trumpet, Holt music educator Jeannette Barnes reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity: #NatureChallenge! From our homes to yours, this is LSO at Home!

“The Incredible Oboe” May 26, 2020
The seventh episode in our series features LSO musician Stephanie Shapiro demonstrating the oboe, Grand Ledge music educator Denise Wilkinson reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home! From our homes to yours, this is LSO at Home!

“The Amazing Violin” May 19, 2020
The fifth episode features Lansing Symphony Orchestra musician Florina Georgia Petrescu demonstrating the violin, Haslett music educator Mallory Voris reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home! From our homes to yours, this is LSO at Home!

“Exploring the Harp” May 12, 2020
Our fourth episode features LSO musician Brittany DeYoung demonstrating the harp, Waverly music educator Scott Brooks reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home! From our homes to yours, this is LSO at Home!

“The Horn, Star Wars, and More!” May 5, 2020
Our fourth episode features LSO musician Corbin Wagner demonstrating the horn, East Lansing music educator Katie Pike reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home! From our homes to yours, this is LSO at Home!

“World of Woodwinds” April 28, 2020
The third episode features LSO musician Kathryn Salo demonstrating the flute and other woodwind instruments, Mason music educator Kari Haines reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home! 

“Exploring the String Family” April 21, 2020
This episode features LSO musician Christine Beamer showcasing the viola, DeWitt music educator Brooke Broughton reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home! 

“World of Percussion”  April 14, 2020
Our first episode features LSO musician Dr. Andrew Spencer showcasing the timpani, Webberville music educator Alex Ellul reading a story, and LSO Education & Outreach Coordinator Ashleigh Lore sharing a fun family activity you can do at home!