Discovery Concert: Beethoven Lives Upstairs

  • Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 2:30 PM
    Merrill Auditorium

As young Christoph writes his uncle about the “madman” who has moved upstairs from his Vienna home, he comes to understand the genius of Beethoven, and the loneliness of his deafness, and the beauty of his revolutionary music.




Learn more about Classic Kids Live and Beethoven Lives Upstairs HERE.

Before the Show

Come early for games, a hands-on instrument petting zoo and lots more musical fun.

More Information

Recommended for Ages 5 – 12
Discovery Concerts give the whole family a chance to enjoy the music of the PSO together. Concerts are an hour long and engage the audience for a fun and educational journey with the full orchestra!

Join the Discover Club!

Members hear all three concerts for one low price and have insider access to exclusive events! Receive a FREE PAIR of tickets to a Classical or PSO Pops! Series concert!

Order all three Discovery concerts by November 6 and you’ll automatically enjoy all the extra benefits of the Portland Symphony’s Discovery Club. Each Discovery Club household gets a membership card that allows the whole family to attend special concert events such as a meet and greet with artists, plus a voucher good for a FREE PAIR of tickets to a Classical or PSO Pops! Series concert; perfect for a parent’s night out!


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After the Show

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Concert Sponsor

TD Bank

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