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Family Concerts

CALL (314) 534-1700 TO SUBSCRIBE!


Designed to engage and entertain children ages 5-12, Family Concerts are a fun place for families to be together, learn together, listen together and make memories together.

View/Download a PDF of the 2014-15 Family Concerts brochure.


• Save up to 25% off the cost of family single tickets.
• Plus, save 20% off on all Live at Powell Hall concerts. Excludes boxes.
• Add convenient pre-paid parking to your subscription at a discounted price of $8.00 per park.*
*minimum of 4 parks required. Lost vouchers cannot be replaced.

• Priority seating
• FREE lost ticket replacement

Parents’ Night Out
As an added bonus, when you subscribe to our 2014/15 Family Concerts, you’ll receive a voucher good for a pair of complimentary tickets to a selected STL Symphony classical concert–a very special “Parents’ Night Out” on us!

Dining Perks
Several of our area restaurants offer discounts for Family Subscribers. Show your subscription ticket to your server for the discount.

  • City Diner
    Buy two entrées and get a second of equal or greater value for half price.
    541 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103
  • Fountain on Locust
    Buy one entrée and get the second for only $2.99.
    3037 Locust St., St. Louis, MO 63103

Instrument Playground

Be sure to stop by the instrument playground in the Wightman Grand Foyer prior to the concerts where kids can try out instruments from each of the music families. Symphony volunteers will be on hand to help in this very up close and personal musical experience.

Click here to learn more about the Instrument Playground program and apply for an in-school presentation.

Single tickets on sale Monday, August 11 at 10am.

Sunday, October 26, 3:00pm
John Lithgow’s Never Play Music Right Next to the Zoo

Based on the John Lithgow’s popular children’s book, the Saint Louis Zoo and the STL Symphony team up to show audiences just how musical animals can be. Featuring Saint-Saens’ Carnival of the Animals and Henry Mancini’s Baby Elephant Walk.

Presented in partnership with the SAINT LOUIS ZOO

Sunday, January 25, 3:00pm
The Science of Sound & the Art of Noise

Maestro Steven Jarvi and a special guest will lead demonstrations of sound waves and sound creation in the various instruments of the orchestra.  Featured works include Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man and Beethoven’s Overture to the Creatures of Prometheus.


Presented in partnership with the SAINT LOUIS SCIENCE CENTER

Sunday, February 22, 3:00pm
From Bach to Rock to Hip Hop

PROJECT Trio returns to Powell Hall! Join this high-energy ensemble and the STL Symphony on an interactive journey to explore rhythm and music through the years. Travel through time with familiar pieces, such as the William Tell Overture, Brahms' Hungarian Dances, and some Beatbox Bach!

Sunday, April 19, 3:00pm
Forces of Nature: The Planets

Pairing images with music, audiences will be in awe at how the power of nature and various phenomena on Planet Earth have inspired famous works, including Holst’s The Planets.