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Family Concert

Family Concert

The Legend of the Northern Lights

Nov 11
4 PM - 5:00 PM
Century II Concert Hall

featuring José Francisco Salgado, astronomer

Join astronomer José Francisco Salgado and the Wichita Symphony for a family friendly trip through the stars as we explore space through the lens of Classical music!

José Francisco Salgado

About José Francisco Salgado, astronomer

José Francisco Salgado is an Emmy-nominated astronomer (BS in Physics, Univ. of Puerto Rico; PhD in Astronomy, Univ. of Michigan), experimental photographer, visual artist, and public speaker who creates multimedia works that communicate science in engaging ways. As the Executive Director and co-founder of KV 265, a non-profit science and arts education organization, Dr. Salgado collaborates with orchestras, composers, and musicians to present films that provoke curiosity and a sense of wonder about the Earth and the Universe. Learn more about José Francisco Salgado at, and more about KV 265 at

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