CSO Music Trails through the Library

The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, in partnership with the Christchurch City Libraries, is delighted to introduce Music Trails through the Library. Proudly brought to you by the CSO. Free, caregiver required.

Schedule of performances

The performances normally take place at 10.30 to 11.15am, at a different library each time except for a select number of performances for adults.

Wednesday 16 March, Upper Riccarton Library

Wednesday 6 April, Aranui Library

Wednesday 4 May, Linwood Library

Wednesday 11 May, New Brighton Library

Wednesday 8 June, Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre

Wednesday 22 June, Shirley Library

Saturday 27 August, Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre

Wednesday 14 September, Tūranga

Wednesday 12 October, Lyttelton Library

Wednesday 19 October, Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library and Community Centre

Wednesday 16 November, Diamond Harbour Library

Saturday 26 November, South Library

Performances for adults

Join the musicians of the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra for a special performance for adults to enjoy.  

Wednesday 12 October, Lyttelton Library, 1 to 2pm

More about Music Trails

These free 45-minute performances by CSO ensembles provide a fun and interactive way of introducing children to live music. With elements of dance, song and stories, Music Trails through the Library is a great opportunity for children to see the instruments up close and join in with the musical fun.

Proudly brought to you by the CSO free, caregiver required.

See photos of CSO Music Trails in the Library

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