Teddy Bear Concert Series Presented by the ISO

Teddy Bear Concert Series

Preschoolers Will Learn Through Story, Movement and Live Music

Posted by: Johnson County Public Library | February 28, 2018

The Teddy Bear Concert Series introduces preschool and early elementary children to the instruments of the orchestra through story, movement, and live music played by musicians from the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Come listen to the original story by Victoria Griswold, dance along to the music, and get up close and personal with the instruments. Copies of the original story, “The Garden Symphony”, will be available for purchase.

Families welcome, no registration required. Child's caregiver required for these programs.

The Giant's Violin
Sat / Apr. 28 / 11 a.m.-noon
Clark Pleasant Branch

The Giant's Violin is an original story written by Victoria Griswold that follows the adventures of a young boy who discovers a giant violin in his attic! Listen to the story, dance along with the music and get up close and personal with the instruments. 

Past Programs

Monkey's Jungle Jam
Sat / Mar. 3 / 11 a.m.-noon
Trafalgar Branch

Monkey’s Jungle Jam is an original story written by Victoria Griswold that tells the adventure-filled tale of a spider monkey’s search through the rainforest for musical friends. Listen to the story, dance along with the music and get up close and personal with the instruments.

The Big Note
Sat / Mar. 17 / 11 a.m.-noon
Franklin Branch

The Big Note
Sat / Mar. 24 / 11 a.m.-noon
White River Branch

The Big Note is an original story written by Victoria Griswold that tells the story of a boy who hears a BIG sound and goes on a search to uncover the instrument that is responsible for all of the excitement! Listen to the story, dance along with the music and get up close and personal with the instruments.

This program is sponsored by PNC, Riley Children's Health, and The Tobias Family Foundation. Learn more about the Teddy Bear Concert Series

PNC Tobias Family Foundation Riley Children's Health