Composers

Discovery Orchestra Chat 144 – Tease

November 22, 2014 Classical

Do you enjoy being teased? Composers enjoy teasing listeners – Maestro Maull shows you how in this Discovery Orchestra Chat using Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings to illustrate.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 143 – Codas

November 12, 2014 Brahms

Codas are special endings that composers may write for the conclusion of a movement. Maestro Maull explores the codas used in Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 and Brahms’ Symphony No. 1 in this Discovery Orchestra Chat!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 142 – The String Thing

November 5, 2014 Fantasy

Find out about Maestro Maull’s “passionate feeling of connection”  to strings in this Chat where he uses Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings and Ralph Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis to illustrate!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 140 – Noticing Dynamics

October 22, 2014 Chausson

One of the elements of music is dynamics, which is the use of loudness and softness for expressive, inflective purposes. In this Chat, Maestro Maull asks you to notice how many distinct dynamic events occur in Ernest Chausson’s Poeme for Violin and Orchestra.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 138 – Ravel String Quartet Part 4

August 6, 2014 Classical

Maestro Maull explores Ravel’s String Quartet featuring the New Jersey Youth Symphony String Quartet in this final Chat in the series!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 137 – Ravel String Quartet Part 3

July 30, 2014 Classical

Maestro Maull explores Ravel’s String Quartet featuring the New Jersey Youth Symphony String Quartet in this third of four Discovery Orchestra Chats.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 136 – Ravel String Quartet Part 2

July 23, 2014 Classical

Maestro Maull explores Ravel’s String Quartet featuring the New Jersey Youth Symphony String Quartet in this second of four Discovery Orchestra Chats.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 135 – Ravel String Quartet Part 1

July 21, 2014 Classical

Maestro Maull explores the first two movements of Ravel’s String Quartet featuring the New Jersey Youth Symphony String Quartet in this first of four Discovery Orchestra Chats.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 134 – Beethoven with a Wink and a Smile Part 5

July 9, 2014 Amphion String Quartet

The culmination of the exploration of Beethoven’s String Quartet Opus 18, No. 3 in D Major – a play through of the piece by the Amphion String Quartet featuring an on-screen listening guide. Fifth and last in the series, this Chat is from a live Discovery Concert at Drew University in Madison, NJ.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 133 – Beethoven with a Wink and a Smile Part 4

July 2, 2014 Amphion String Quartet

Maestro Maull explores sonata allegro form in Beethoven’s String Quartet Opus 18, No. 3 in D Major with the Amphion String Quartet. Fourth in a series, this Chat is from a live Discovery Concert at Drew University in Madison, NJ.

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