Prairie Breezes Mini Concerts for Kids
Friday, January 10 • 4:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Join Mr. Stephens for crazy fun kids music for fun crazy kids! Learn fun songs about the alphabet, counting to 20 while howling like a dog, and we’ll have some fun stomping our chicken feet. Recordings will be available for sale after the concert.
Arcadia Chamber Players
Friday, February 14 • 4:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Join us for something old and something new! The women of the Arcadia Chamber Players will share a classical Mozart quartet and introduce a new piece of music for you and your family to enjoy.
As a not-for-profit organization, the Arcadia Chamber Players are committed to educational outreach through performance and advocacy of music education for the children of Champaign County.
Friday, March 14 • 4:15 - 5:00 p.m.
John Cheeseman has been playing music and singing with kids since his first born (now 39) was in kindergarten. With his auto-harp, he’s been a regular visitor to Leal School for over 20 years, where he delights children with silly songs. Come find out why the kids who are now the parents still come to sing-along with Cheeseman and request their favorite tunes.
Friday, April 11 • 4:15 - 5:00 p.m.
Tom Turino and Claire Johnson will share Mbira from Zimbabwe, music traditionally played by the Shona people for spiritual ceremonies and gatherings. The interlocking melodies and rhythms of the drums and hosho(shakers) will make you want to get up and dance!
This free concert series is designed for families with children of all ages. Registration not required.
Prairie Breezes are family friendly and take place on the second Friday of most months.