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Discovery Orchestra Chat 109 – Follow that Subject

November 20, 2013 Bach

A fugue’s main melody is called its “subject”.  George explores different subjects using Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 performed by The Discovery Orchestra and Bach’s Unaccompanied Sonata No. 1 performed by violinist Katie Liu.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 61 Major or Minor

March 23, 2012 Bach

Changing only one pitch moves us from major to minor or minor to major! Listen for this subtle difference in this Discovery Orchestra Chat!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 60 Incredible Gas Mileage

March 23, 2012 Bach

How’s your gas mileage? Compare yours to Bach’s!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 57 Question & Answer

March 23, 2012 Bach

Do you find that you question yourself? Perhaps here’s the answer!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 56 Treat Yourself to Bach

March 23, 2012 Bach

Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto #4 is featured in this chat. Heighten your listening by following TDO’s listening guide!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 46: Listening vs. Hearing

October 19, 2011 Bach

“Put down that sandwich!”  Maestro Maull talks about the joys of listening versus hearing music!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 40: Aspects of Melody

September 7, 2011 Bach

Can this melody be sung…. or not?

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 37: Rests

August 17, 2011 Bach

Need a rest? Discover the pleasure of silence!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 22: Pedal Point

May 4, 2011 Bach

Maestro Maull discusses the power of pedal point with the help of audio clips.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 8 – Texture Part 3

January 30, 2011 Bach

Part 3 in this series of Chats on musical texture!  

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