The Magic Flute

Do you believe in magic? We’re traveling to far-off lands filled with fairies and mythical queens. Our fantastical journey will feature selections from Mozart’s iconic opera The Magic Flute and Mendelssohn’s shimmering overture from A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Family Concerts

Dates and Tickets

  • 19 Oct (Sat) 2019 11:00AM
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Pre-concert Talk

Activities begin 1-hour prior to the performance in the Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby

Running time

38 minutes

Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance

Location

S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Lee Mills

Conductor

Lee Mills is internationally recognized as a passionate, multifaceted and energetic conductor. He has led performances with the Brazilian Symphony Orchestra that have been hailed as having a “sonority of unequalled liveliness and quality,” working alongside such artists as Simone Porter, Conrad Tao, Eliane Coelho and the Smetana Trio. His conducting engagements outside of the Brazilian Symphony Orchestra include the National Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra, the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.

Julin Cheung

Flute

Julin started to play flute when he was six, after hearing The Flight of the Bumble Bee on the radio. Two years later, he became the youngest woodwind player at the Seattle Youth Symphony.

Christina Siemens

Soprano

Charles Robert Stephens

Baritone

Charles Robert Stephens has been hailed by The New York Times as “a baritone of smooth distinction.” 

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.

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