Mrenaal Jain plays the trumpet during “Instrument Zoo” at The N.C. Symphony in 2014 in Raleigh. Before its Young People’s Concerts at Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh, aimed at children age 4 to 12, families can visit an instrument zoo in the lobby that lets kids get a close-up look and hands-on experience with instruments most have never seen in person before.
Mrenaal Jain plays the trumpet during “Instrument Zoo” at The N.C. Symphony in 2014 in Raleigh. Before its Young People’s Concerts at Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh, aimed at children age 4 to 12, families can visit an instrument zoo in the lobby that lets kids get a close-up look and hands-on experience with instruments most have never seen in person before. 2014 News & Observer File Photo - Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com
Mrenaal Jain plays the trumpet during “Instrument Zoo” at The N.C. Symphony in 2014 in Raleigh. Before its Young People’s Concerts at Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh, aimed at children age 4 to 12, families can visit an instrument zoo in the lobby that lets kids get a close-up look and hands-on experience with instruments most have never seen in person before. 2014 News & Observer File Photo - Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com

Forget the babysitter: Bring kids along to experience the arts

August 26, 2016 6:00 PM