Under the direction of OU Symphony Orchestra Music Director and Conductor Jonathan Shames, the boy was given his own baton to lead the music.
Standing shoulder to shoulder, Shames
instructed the boy.
If you hold (the baton) up and youre very quiet, Shames
said, as the audience fell to a hush,youll notice, it doesnt make a sound.
was a pioneer in linking music and visual art, and in this concert, were continuing to find new ways in which this can be done, Shames
Were tremendously excited to be presenting the concert music Disney used in Fantasia, as well as great songs from his
movies, for the young people of Norman.