Peninsula Performances 9/06/19: NMU Orchestra Children's Concerts

Sep 4, 2019

Peninsula Performances - Fridays at 8pm ET on Public Radio 90
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Next time on Peninsula Performances,

In time for back-to-school, the sounds of the NMU Orchestra’s Children’s Concerts reach all ages; music from film scores and familiar themes that are fun for everyone (from February 2019 and 2018).


NMU Orchestra Children's Concert 2-27-19:

  • George Fredric Handel - Song of Jupiter
  • Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Dance of the Tumblers
  • Richard Strauss - Themes from Also Sprach Zarathustra
  • Howard Shore - Highlights from The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
  • Hans Zimmer - Music from The Gladiator
  • Harry Gregson-Williams & Steve Barton - Music from The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

NMU Orchestra Children's Concert 2-28-18:

  • Traditional - Blackberry Blossom
  • Jay Ungar - Ashokan Farewell
  • Edvard Grieg - In the Hall of the Mountain King
  • Traditional - Early One Morning
  • James Horner - Music from the film Titanic
  • Julie Gold - From a Distance
  • Aaron Copland - Hoedown from Rodeo

Tune in Friday at 8pm ET, and again Tuesday at 1pm ET on Public Radio 90, WNMU-FM 90.1 in Marquette, or online at