October 16, 2014

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Nearly 1,200 elementary school students from Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools have taken part in Thursday’s Savannah Philharmoic education event.

The Philharmonic provided students with background information on the composers and music that will be playing for Friday night’s concert.

“It’s absolutely impactful, not only does it help their intellectual growth, it stimulates their minds in ways and encourages their creativity,” Melissa Bailey with Savannah Philharmonic said.

Students also learned how a professional orchestra gets ready for a performance