Giddy Goat

Paul Rissmann - Creative Director
Benjamin Northey - Conductor

Bizet - Les Toréadors from Carmen
Delibes - Pizzicato from Sylvia
Paul Rissmann - Giddy Goat
Offenbach - The Can Can from Orpheus in the Underworld

Giddy Goat is a picture book by Jamie Rix and Lynne Chapman telling the story of Giddy, a mountain goat afraid of heights! It is a tale of bravery, overcoming your fears and helping others. This captivating concert for young audiences features original music composed by Paul Rissmann, story-telling, songs and big projected images to take your students on this epic adventure.


Paul Rissmann narrates and presents his orchestral setting of this book, in a performance which includes participatory songs and a selection of orchestral classics to introduce your class to the instruments of the orchestra.


Suitable Yr K-3 
Curriculum links: 
Music, Literacy



Teacher Professional Development

Date Tuesday 30 April, 4.30 - 6.30pm
Cost $50 per teacher
Location ASO Grainger Studio
Presenter Elizabeth McCall

In this hands-on PD workshop teachers will learn the necessary content to equip their students to take part in this performance. Attendance at this PD session is compulsory for at least one teacher from each participating school. PD certificates will be provided for all attending teachers.


Resource materials will be provided


Click here to book tickets for Teacher Professional Development


  • Thu 1 Aug, 2019 10:00am
  • Thu 1 Aug, 2019 12:00pm


50 mins


$12 per student
$9 per student for category 1 - 3 schools

Are you a DECD category 1 - 3 school? Apply here for our grant to cover the cost of attending this concert.

This program is only available to schools, and is not open to the general public.



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