A brand new collaboration between Portland Columbia Symphony and composer/puppeteer Nicole Buetti, this 16-part series introduces young listeners to the instruments of the orchestra through fun and engaging songs, stories, and personalities! It launches Friday, March 12 on YouTube, with subsequent episodes released weekly through mid-June.


Schedule of Episodes

March 12  – Song Premiere – Watch Episode
March 19 – Meet the Flute (with Liberty Broillet) – Watch Episode
March 26 – Meet the Clarinet (with Sean Kelleher) – Watch Episode
April 2 – Meet the Oboe (with Victoria Racz) – Watch Episode
April 9 – Meet the Bassoon (with Nicole Buetti) – Watch Episode
April 16 – Meet the Trumpet (with Jason Gunderson)
April 23 – Meet the Horn (with Doug Riggs)
April 30 – Meet the Trombone (with John Ohnstad)
May 7 – Meet the Tuba (with Joe Ready)
May 14 – Meet the Violin (with Stephen Shepherd)
May 21 – Meet the Viola (with Casey Bozell)
May 28 – Meet the Cello (with Karen Schulz-Harmon)
June 4 – Meet the Bass (with A.G. Harmon)
June 11 – Meet the Harp (with Bethany Evans)
June 18 – Meet the Percussion (with Florian Conzetti)
June 25 – Meet the Conductor / Finale (with Steven Byess)

Calendar for Meet the Instruments

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