Land of the Gnomes
In November 2021, the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra presented Land of the Gnomes, a FREE ONLINE family concert. The program featured a stimulating original story by national best-selling author, Michele Wallace Campanelli that came to life on screen with a film presentation created and directed by Great Scott Productions with artwork by Angela Moretti and narration from Eric Pinder. Land of Gnomes tells the story of Mr. Maelzel and the discovery of a spectacular rhythm machine called the Metronome, a mechanical device that ticks steadily to help musicians around the world keep to the beat of the music. The concert featured music from Aladdin, How to Train Your Dragon, Up, Rise of the Guardians, and more. Artistic Director and Conductor, Aaron Collins presented a conducting lesson to the viewers featuring music from Tchaikovsky, Grieg, Anderson, Offenbach, Rossini, and more.