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Discovery Orchestra Chat 80 – Revisiting Paragraphs

September 12, 2012 Brahms

Discovery Orchestra Chats continue with another lesson in ternary form.  Follow along as the orchestra’s Executive Director Virginia Johnston and Maestro Maull’s wife, Marcia, perform the second movement of Brahms’ Sonata for Clarinet & Piano No.1.  Notice the ABA form, with the special ending of surprises.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 79 CLARINET TIMBRES

September 5, 2012 Clarinet

We are pleased to highlight the talents of the orchestra’s Executive Director Virginia Johnston as she demonstrates the different members of the clarinet family. See if you can identify some of the familiar excerpts she plays!

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