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Special Event

Reach for the Stars - A Sensory Friendly Concert

Saturday, March 25, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

Schermerhorn Symphony Center

Nashville Symphony
Vinay Parameswaran
, conductor
Logan Blade, vocals

Shostakovich - Festive Overture
John Williams - Star Wars, Main Title
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
Holst - The Planets, Jupiter
Jackson - We Are the World
Sibelius - Finlandia
John Williams - Flight to Neverland
(from Hook)
John Williams - Superman March


Due to the Ragnar Relay at the Walk of Fame this weekend, 5th Avenue will be closed between Demonbreun and Broadway. There will also be increased traffic downtown. Please allow extra time to arrive at the Schermerhorn. Find more parking information here.

It's a family-friendly concert for everyone, including young children, children with autism, and children with disabilities that cause sensory sensitivities. We're offering a safe and welcoming environment for all concertgoers, featuring:

  • Music by John Williams, Beethoven and more
  • Flexible seating – it's OK to move around!
  • No shushing – it's OK to make noise!
  • Booster seats available
  • Quiet spaces available
  • Pre-concert activities
  • Trained staff on site
  • Accessible seating

For this concert, there is a modified refund policy that allows families to receive 100% of their money back if they purchase tickets and find they are unable to attend the day of the performance

Plan Your Visit

Download and print these materials to help you plan your visit:

Come Early

Starting at 2 pm, enjoy pre-concert activities, including:

  • Crafts
  • Instrument petting zoo
  • Resource fair featuring organizations offering inclusive programming



Support this special concert with a donation! Click here to learn more and support sensory-friendly programming at the Nashville Symphony.

Thank You to Our Community Partners

Autism Tennessee
VSA Tennessee
Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s Treatment & Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders (TRIAD)

Reach for the Stars Promotional Resources: