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Family Night Dinner and Entertainment

May 25, 2013


Music-CornerFamily Night Dinner & Entertainment
Featuring Music Corner Productions Performing Aesop’s Animals

Saturday May 25th – 5:30pm

Music Corner

Music Corner introduces young children to orchestral instruments and Classical music through interactive musical storytelling. Founded in 2007, the group uses instrumental performance to highlight and support the characters and action of stories. This combination closes the gap between performers and audience, making the experience for children as interactive and tangible as possible.

 As a quartet consisting of clarinet, violin, trombone, and percussion, Music Corner functions as a miniature orchestra, giving audiences an up-close experience of all four major orchestral instrument families. For thousands of young children every year, Music Corner has provided a first impression of Classical music as a powerful means of self-expression which they can access for the rest of their lives.

 The Big Fable Greek Buffet
Tzatziki (Cucumber Yogurt Salad)
Greek Salad (Cucumber, Green Pepper, Tomato, Olives & Feta Cheese)
Orzo Pasta (Broccoli & Almond with Orzo Pasta)
Spanakopita (Spinach & Feta Baked in a Phyllo Pastry)
Dolmades (Rice Stuffed Grape Leaves in a Lemon Cream Sauce)  Moussaka (Grilled Egg Plant & Spicy Meat in White Sauce)  
Keftedes (Spicy & Regular Meat Balls)
Greek Chicken (Lemon & Oregano Roasted Chicken)
Lamb Souvlaki (Tender Lamb & Peppers Grilled on a Skewer)  Kalofagas (Minted Arborio Rice Stuffed Peppers)
Baklava (Phyllo Pastry Filled With Walnuts & Honey)
Kourambiedes (Butter Cookies)

Aesop’s Animals
Few works of literature have bridged more generation gaps than the clever fables of Aesop. This story includes favourites like The Hare and the Tortoise, The Fox and the Crow, and The Lion and the Mouse. For each one, Music Corner involves children directly in the story through games and riddles.
Music for Aesop’s Animals was composed by David Clenman, sessional lecturer of theory, oral skills, and orchestration at the UVic School of Music.

$24.95 Adults plus taxes – $11.95 Children (5 -12, under 5 free)
Reservations are recommended.  Telephone (250) 721-7935 or email


May 25, 2013


University Club
3800 finnerty rd
Victoria, British Columbia V8P 5C2 Canada