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ST. LOUIS – The Saint Louis Zoo and St. Louis Symphony are teaming up for concerts and activities at the zoo and Powell Hall.

On Saturday, Sept. 6 there will be a family-friendly symphony performance during the St. Louis Children's Hospital Just Like You at the Zoo event. The performance will kick off the collaboration and will feature a brass quintet playing music based on animals.

The concert will be held at the Schnuck Family Plaza at 2 p.m.

On Oct. 26 there will be a family concert at Powell Hall based on the book Never Play Music Right Next to the Zoo by John Lithgow.

The zoo and symphony will collaborate again at Powell Hall Oct. 28 and 29 for Education Concerts. Children will be able to create animal masks, play instruments, and learn animal facts from zoo staff members.

Tickets are still available for the family concert and can be purchased online.

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