MEET the BEAT

Since 2007, Portland Columbia Symphony's MEET the BEAT program has increased access to classical music for children and families, and individuals served through social service agencies, especially in historically underserved communities and populations.



Petting zoo (38K)

Symphonic Safari / Safari Sinfónico
Sunday, October 20, 2019

It's our favorite time of year: Halloween and El Día de Muertos! Come in costume
and dig in to arts and crafts, games, and an instrument petting zoo before embarking
on an amazing "safari" through the orchestra. Music from Harry Potter and more.

Tickets go on sale in August.





wind quintet (60K)

Free Library Concerts

PCSO ensembles play arrangements of Peter and The Wolf, Aliens are Coming,
and more in free performances at local public libraries. Concerts last a
family-friendly 30-40 minutes, and kids are free to be, well, kids!

Wednesday, July 24, 2-3 pm
Woodstock Library

Tuesday, July 30, 3-3:30 pm
Holgate Library