Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities on Long Island in November

Kid-Friendly Concerts and Musical Activities on Long Island in November

Music lovers, have fun with local kid-friendly concerts and musical activities for kids on Long Island this November.

Unbegun, Beginning & Unfinished: North Shore Symphony Orchestra
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 2, 8pm
WHERE: Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: This concert will bring together the talents of the 75-member North Shore Symphony Orchestra, Long Island’s most established community orchestra.
WANT TO GO? $15; $12 seniors and students; free for children 12 and younger. 631-827-5401. northshoresymphonyorch.org.

Mariinsky Orchestra
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 2, 8pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: The program includes Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2 and Strauss's Ein Heldenleben.
WANT TO GO? $45 and up. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

The HooDoo Loungers
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 2, 7pm
WHERE: Planting Fields Arboretum- Coe Hall, 1395 Planting Fields Road, Oyster Bay, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: The HooDoo’s perform a high energy show that will please young and old alike.
WANT TO GO? $40. 516-922-8678. plantingfields.org.

Poetica Musica: Carnival of the Animals
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 3, 6:45pm
WHERE: Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Enjoy a guided tour of Westbury House, pre-concert talk, and concert.
WANT TO GO? $30. 516-252-3392. oldwestburygardens.org.

South Shore Symphony Orchestra- Copland Third Symphony
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 3, 8pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Featuring Copland Third Symphony, one of America’s greatest symphonic works written at the close of WWII and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5, “The Emperor Concerto.”
WANT TO GO? $25 and up. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

Special Needs/Autism Friendly Music Workshop FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 10, 10am
WHERE: Wantagh Public Library, 3285 Park Ave., Wantagh, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Participants are invited to visit different stations that will encourage students to experience the fun of making music, singing along, or just enjoying sounds!
WANT TO GO? 516-221-1200. wantaghlibrary.org.

Jazz All Stars: Featuring Nick Colionne, Brian Simpson, Steve Cole
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 10, 8pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: A not-to-be-missed concert with top musicians playing contemporary jazz..
WANT TO GO? Check website. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

In Dreams: Roy Orbison in Concert, The Hologram Tour
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 10, 8pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The Rock-and-Roll Hall of Fame icon is recreated through holographic laser imaging as he performs with a live orchestra.
WANT TO GO? $49 and up. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York: Suffolk Orchestras
WHEN: Sunday, Nov. 11, 12pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York is committed to fostering a community of talented young musicians from Long Island.
WANT TO GO? $25; $10 students and seniors. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York: Suffolk Choirs
WHEN: Sunday, Nov. 11, 5pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Come out and hear this group of gifted young singers from Long Island.
WANT TO GO? $25, $10 students and seniors. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

TOTO- 40 Trips Around the Sun
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 16, 8pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: See the rock band tour in support of its 40th Anniversary.  
WANT TO GO? $39 and up. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

Max Weinberg's Jukebox
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 16, 8pm
WHERE: Landmark on Main Street, 232 Main St., Suite 1, Port Washington, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: You get to choose from a video menu of more than 200 songs from the glory days of rock and roll and hear the group play 'em live!
WANT TO GO? $48 and up. 516-767-1384 . landmarkonmainstreet.org.

Video Games Liveā„¢
WHEN: Nov. 17 - 18, Saturday, 8pm; Sunday, 3pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Video Games Live™ exposes new generations of music lovers and fans to the orchestral experience while also providing a completely new experience for families and non-gamers.
WANT TO GO? check website. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

Ronnie Spector's Best Christmas Party Ever!
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 24, 8pm
WHERE: Madison Theatre at Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This show is a rocking blend of her Christmas classics and Ronnettes hits.
WANT TO GO? $45 and up. 516-323-4444. madisontheatreny.org.

The Colors of Christmas
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 30, 8pm
WHERE: Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Hear Christmas classics and greatest hits from your favorite R&B artists!
WANT TO GO? $50 and up. 516-299-3100. tillescenter.org.

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