Frequently asked questions
What is the Carnival of the Animals tour?
Following the huge success of our 2015 BBC Ten Pieces Tour we shall be touring schools again this year with The Carnival of the Animals.
Why should my school take part?
The project will help schools to deliver key aspects of the educational curriculum, including learning about the works of great composers, composing and performing.
How will it work?
Secondary schools host 3 concerts throughout the school day – typically 09.30, 11.30 and 13.30. Each concert will last between 1 hour and 1hour 20 minutes.
When will the concerts take place?
During the summer and autumn term of 2016
What age group are the concerts for?
The concerts are suitable for EYFS, KS1 and KS2.
Are teaching materials provided?
Downloads and Resources for the Carnival of the Animals tour are available.
How do I sign up?
Simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org detailing which concert you’d like to attend and how many pupils and staff you would like to bring.
What are the options for venue hosts?
You can either be a host or have an exclusive concert for your School.
Is there a cost?
Yes. £3 per pupil and accompanying staff are half price.