Meet the Instrument: Bass
Meet the bass with Seattle Symphony Double Bass Travis Gore as he shares details about the bass and its role in the orchestra. In the Meet the Instrument series, we'll learn more about each instrument in turn from different players in the Seattle Symphony. From playing their first note through advanced techniques, our musicians share unique stories and fun performances to inspire you on your own musical journey. PLUS: Extend your classroom experience! Join us virtually for activities featuring crafts, instrument exploration and concert activities. Teacher Activity Guides aligned with state standards are available. The Seattle Symphony’s full range of educational program offerings share musical exploration with younger viewers and their families. Meet the Instrument, Tiny Clips and Family Concerts series will all be broadcast on Seattle Symphony Live for free to the public in the 2021/2022 season.
In Family & Community
Compose a Melody by using Text
Join Composer in Residence Reena Esmail as she explores ways to compose a melody, then download her composition booklet below for even more inspiration!
Tiny Clips: Splash Into Fall
Journey across the sea with the Seattle Symphony's percussionists as they perform musical pieces all inspired by water!
Meet the Instrument: Oboe
Meet the oboe with Seattle Symphony Principal Oboe Mary Lynch!
Tiny Clips: Ring in the Holidays
Celebrate the holidays with the percussion family! Join the Seattle Symphony percussionists as they perform your favorite holiday pieces.
Meet the Instrument: Viola
Meet the viola with Seattle Symphony Viola Olivia Chew!
Meet the Instrument: Cello
Meet the cello with Principal Cello Efe Baltacıgil!