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					                                    Plano Symphony Orchestra
                                    Hector Guzman, Music Director
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         Contact: Jane Wyen
Sep 1, 2010                                                                   Tel: 972-473-7262

                          PLANO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
                    “FAMILY SYMPHONY SUNDAYS”

What:           The Family Symphony Sundays is a fun, interactive series of five concerts guaranteed to be
                an enjoyable and memorable afternoon for children and adults alike! The Season Opener,
                Spooky Symphony, kicks off the 2010 season on Sunday, October 31 and features the entire
                Plano Symphony! A fun-filled afternoon with “Halloween-themed music” awaits you and
                your child and costumes are encouraged! Special pre-concert lobby activities unique to this
                concert begin at 2:15 pm.

                Following the Spooky Symphony, four ensemble concerts will be held at the Courtyard
                Theatre located on Avenue H in Plano. Each ensemble concert will be an interactive
                experience that will introduce the audience to the Strings, Percussion, Woodwinds and Brass.
                Come early before each concert and enjoy the Plano Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo, a
                hands-on musical learning experience, and more. You and your child will have a great time
                learning and being exposed to great music all for one low price, less than the cost of a

When:           Spooky Symphony:          Sunday, October 31, 2010 – 3:00 PM

                Silly Strings:            Sunday, November 14, 2010 – 3:00 PM

                Percussion Junction:      Sunday, January 9, 2011 – 3:00 PM

                Gone with the Winds: Sunday, January 30, 2011 – 3:00 PM

                Brass-a-Palooza :         Sunday, February 20, 2010 – 3:00 PM

Lobby Activities: Instrument Petting Zoo, Conductor’s Station, Coloring and Craft Stations
                Lobby activities appropriate for children 3-10, begin at 2:15 prior to each concert

Where:          Spooky Symphony:          Charles W. Eisemann Center
                                          2351 Performance Dr., Richardson, TX 75082

                Ensemble Concerts:        The Courtyard Theatre
                                          1501 Avenue H, Plano, TX 75075

Tickets:        To order, purchase online at or call the Plano Symphony
                Orchestra Ticket Office at 972-473-7262.
                 Subscription tickets: $27-$47 for all five concerts!
                Single tickets for Spooky Symphony: $8-$18, feature concerts $7-$11.
                 Add $2 at the door for all performances.

Plano Symphony Orchestra’s 2010-2011 Family Symphony Sundays Season is funded
in part by the City of Plano, AT&T, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Promotional support provided by The Dallas Morning News/