Tanglewood for Kids




Welcome to Tanglewood for Kids! Each Sunday afternoon, we invite kids and their families to enjoy the sights and sounds of Tanglewood from the comfort of home.

Tanglewood for Kids: Week 8

Tanglewood for Kids: Week 8

This week, learn more about Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 through games and reading; make your very own kazoo; and make your own colorful pretzel “baton”! Also, we’re very excited to share a special performance that was created especially for you by BSO musicians Cynthia Meyers (flute), Suzanne Nelsen (bassoon) and Rachel Childers (French horn).

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Tanglewood for Kids: Week 7

Tanglewood for Kids: Week 7

This week, our concert features our very own Boston Pops! Learn more about songs on the program through games and reading; make your very own tin can drums; and create a delicious dessert drink in honor of our Pops Conductor Laureate, John Williams, who wrote ALL of the music for Star Wars! Also, enjoy a very special performance of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” featuring members of the BSO’s viola section!

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Tanglewood for Kids: Week 6

Tanglewood for Kids: Week 6

This week, learn more about composer Gustav Mahler, through games and reading, make your very own paper plate tambourine, bake Conductor Crinkle Cookies, and learn about the flute family with BSO piccolo player, Cynthia Meyers!

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Tanglewood for Kids: Week 5

Tanglewood for Kids: Week 5

This week, learn more about composers Berlioz, Beethoven, and Randall Thompson; paint your own handprint violin; hear a reading of Berlioz The Bear by Jan Brett; and make fun desserts with recipes from our friends at Creative Gourmet!

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Family Concert

Family Concert

Thomas Wilkins leads an audio-streamed performance, a collaboration with the acclaimed WBUR storytelling podcast Circle Round available on Tuesday, July 28, 5:00 p.m.

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