Fred Piston Symphonizes with 7 Trumpets (2013)

Young-audience concert for soloist and symphony orchestra


Fred Piston symphonizes with 7 trumpets is a young-audience concert for soloist accompanied by a symphonic orchestra.

This multimedia concert with narrator is the result of hundreds of encounters with young people. The show, at once playful and educational, aims to introduce youths to the surprising facets of a symphonic orchestra. Frederic Demers and his stage director Mario Boivin have struck a perfect balance between lively animation, quiet listening and the participation of the audience.

  • Fast specifications

    • Target audience: ages 6 to 12
    • Languages: French/English
    • Runtime : 55 minutes
  • Credits

    Frédéric Demers : Producer, musician and actor

    Mario Boivin : Text and stage direction

    Hugo Bégin : Musical composition and arrangements

    Based on the coproduction with Jeunesses Musicales of Canada Les 7 trompettes de Fred Piston.