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Mankato Symphony Orchestra Introduces Kids to Classical Music

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MANKATO, Minn. -

Kids of all ages appreciating the music masterpieces of the ages.

Through a family concert series call "Mozart in Me," the Mankato Symphony Orchestra is helping introduce young children to music making and composition through the story of child superstar musician and composer Wolfgang Amadeus MozartPerformer Ben Marti says, "It's a great excuse to wear some goofy outfits."

Performer Lauren Weber says, "It is, It's a lot of fun and I think it's a great experience for the youth in this are a to have a chance to come and be exposed to professional musicians right up close and personal, and get to know them, and really start to invest in the music."

This weekend was the third performance of a four part series funded by the Hickory Tech Foundation. The final performance will be on May 8th at 11 A.M. at the Mankato YMCA.