Jessica Morel, conductor
David Ford, narrator
It’s a Halloween celebration of spooky sounds and detective stories like no other! Put your crime fighting skills to the test and join WFDD’s David Ford, appearing as beloved children’s book character Lemony Snicket, for The Composer is Dead as he leads us on a tour around the orchestra for clues to solve the mystery. Come dressed in your Halloween costume attire and take part in our on-stage costume parade for kids of all ages!
Come early for interactive pre-concert activities, certain to inspire the children in your life! Each Discovery concert is a celebration filled with music, arts, science, and learning. Convenient and close-to-home, Discovery concerts are a great opportunity for children, parents, and grandparents to spend an afternoon together sharing experiences to last a lifetime!
David Ford has been a recognizable voice of the arts in the Triad for nearly two decades on 88.5 WFDD, Public Radio for the Piedmont. David’s association with the Winston-Salem Symphony began in 2004, when as a classical music announcer, he interviewed conducting candidates for the orchestra following the retirement of Maestro Peter Perret. His sharing of their biographies and musical approaches with WFDD listeners prompted a daily broadcast series, Triad Arts...
This project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources. www.NCArts.org
The Winston-Salem Symphony receives operational funding from The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County
Educational initiatives made possible with funding by Wells Fargo, The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County and The Winston-Salem and Forsyth County Schools.