Joy of Childhood
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The Joy of Childhood concert Features music inspired by childhood games and the playful use of toy pianos, fittingly performed at the National Museum of Toys and Miniatures.
Arrive early for a “mini” tour of the toy and miniature instruments owned by the museum. Join us for the exuberant program featuring works by Jerome Kitzke, David Smooke, Carl Vine, Jennifer Jolley, and Du Yun.
Jerome Kitzke – “The Animist Child” (1994) for toy piano and voice (one player) (5:30 minutes).
John J. Pearse, toy piano and voice
David Smooke – “Toy with Me” (2009) for two toy pianos (9 minutes)
Charles Dickinson and John J. Pearse, toy pianos
Carl Vine – “String Quartet No. 6:View more
Tickets are available in advance or at the door.
Adults: $25 (Tour included with this ticket)
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
Tour of the museum begins at 7:00 and is complimentary with the purchase of a ticket.
5235 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64112
Museum parking lot for visitors.