22 Mar 2018

Classical music for kids

From Upbeat, 1:00 pm on 22 March 2018

A career on the stage was probably inevitable for Chris Lam Sam – the son of a yodelling carpenter and a piano-playing bank clerk.

Chris Lam Sam

Chris Lam Sam Photo: Supplied

He’s a composer, performer, writer, actor, professional MC – the list goes on and on. And he’s especially passionate about sharing his love of music with children.

Chris is appearing with the NZSO and conductor Hamish McKeich in Wellington on Saturday afternoon for a family concert, A Musical Menagerie – packed full of bumble bees, little pigs, waltzing cats and thieving magpies.