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ABC Classic Kids: Music for The Dreaming

Creative Learning

An immersive introduction to music for young audiences

In the Utzon Room

“Listen and learn in this incredible musical performance.”

Tara Smith, Sydney Opera House Children, Families and Creative Learning Producer

NSW Curriculum Links:

Adventure through ancient lore

Treat little ears to an immersive introduction to live classical music and storytelling created especially for young children.

Discover how sound can tell stories in this magnificent musical experience. With new compositions inspired by Dreamtime stories, this tailored and interactive show will develop sensory perception, musical literacy and awareness of instrument sounds in a fun and relaxed format, perfect for young students.

Music for The Dreaming is a brand new production celebrating new classical music for young Australian audiences. After the show, students can meet the musicians and instruments.

Presented by Sydney Opera House, ABC KIDS listen and ABC Classic FM in collaboration with Ensemble Offspring and composer Brenda Gifford of the 2017 Indigenous Composers Initiative.

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NSW Curriculum Links

Subject

Content

Outcomes

Early Stage 1

Stage 1

General capabilities and cross-curriculum

Music

Listening

MUES1.3

MUS1.4

Critical and creative thinking

 

Intercultural understanding

 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures

 

Visual Arts

Appreciating

VAES1.3

 

VAES1.4

 

VAS1.3

 

VAS1.4

History

Content for Early Stage 1/Stage 1

HTe-1

HT1-1

Ticket and Travel Subsidy

The Sydney Opera House is committed to providing the very best national and international performing arts experiences to NSW students as part of their educational studies.

The Sydney Opera House Arts Assist program provides the full cost of the Creative Learning performance ticket and $5 per student toward travel costs. School applications are assessed according to socioeconomic disadvantage, schools with special needs and individual responses regarding the School Profile and School Community.

The Sydney Opera House thanks and acknowledges our generous Arts Assist donors; The Greatorex Foundation and Sydney Opera House Ladies’ Committee.

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