Family Series

Sundays at 2pm

Share the joy of music with the children in your life. Each one-hour concert is designed to entertain and educate youngsters ages 4 to 13 years. These concerts set children on the path to a life-long love of music.

Sundays at 2:00 p.m. at the OKC Civic Center
Join the pre-concert FUN at 1:00 p.m. in the lobby! Instrument Playground, Conductor's Corner, meet the performers and more. Free with ticket purchase.

3-concert Season Tickets = $21
Single ticket per concert = $9
General Admission

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - Haunt the Phil

Sunday, January 29, 2017 - Sugar Free Allstars

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - Machines, Motors and Music


Join the Kid's Club!

Add the Kid's Club to your Discovery Subscription -- Only $18:

  1. Club membership card
  2. T-shirt
  3. Quarterly newsletter
  4. a gift at every concert
  5. a birthday card in the mail

Call us at 405-TICKETS :: 842-5387 for membership information.

E.L. and Thelma Gaylord Foundation Presents the Discovery Family Series

Discovery Family Series Sunday Concerts


Come join the OKC Phil for a thrilling concert of Halloween music that will include such spooky selections as A Night on Bald Mountain and Ghostbusters! This will be an afternoon filled with exciting tricks and treats for kids of all ages! Don't forget to wear your costume!
Discovery 1

Discovery 2

Grammy Award winning Suger Free Allstars will rock the house with your favorite kid tunes with the positive messages we love! Don't miss the fun as we rock with songs like Banana Pudding, Gotta Get Up, Ready to Give up Teddy, The Train Beat Song, He's Okay(The Spider Song), Monster Truck and More.

The OKC Phil will present an energetic, fast-paced concert that highlights music and machines. From the driving rhythms of Beethoven, to musical depictions of trains, planes, automobiles, and MORE! This concert will take you on a wild ride and capture your inventive spirit as we explore how music and machines come together.
Discovery 3

Conductor Matthew Troy

Matthew Thomas Troy is the Artistic Director & Conductor of the Piedmont Wind Symphony in North Carolina and the Education Conductor for the Oklahoma City Philharmonic, where he conducts the Discovery Series, Educational Concert Series, Link Up Concerts, and leads outreach efforts and performances.  He also served as the Associate Conductor of the Winston-Salem Symphony from 2008 - 2014.

In the summer of 2015 Troy was selected to serve as the Conductor of the Cannon Music Camp where he also performed with the faculty string ensemble. Troy has conducted orchestras across the country including the Rochester Philharmonic, North Carolina Symphony, Portland Symphony, Greensboro Symphony, Salisbury Symphony, Carolina Chamber Symphony, Kensington Consort, Philharmonia of Greensboro, Gate City Camerata, Triad Chamber Music Society and the UNC School of the Arts Symphony.

Troy has previously held positions as conductor of the Fibonacci Chamber Orchestra, the Wake Forest University Orchestra and the Salisbury Youth Orchestra.  Additionally, Troy has previously taught on the faculties of Wake Forest University andthe University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and will teach at UNC-Greensboro in the Spring of 2016.

Troy is excited to serve as the Conductor for the 2016 Oklahoma All-State Orchestra in Tulsa in January. Troy earned a bachelor’s degree in music at UNC-Greensboro as violist, where he also completed his master’s degree in orchestral conducting.  In addition to his conducting engagements, Troy also keeps a very active schedule as a public speaker and in his free time, he enjoys reading, studying new music, traveling, and singing.