Strings

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 141- Musical Comfort Food

October 29, 2014 Classical

Maestro Maull shares his thoughts about music that feels incredibly comforting using Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto No.1 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 65 The Point

March 23, 2012 Classical

Don’t miss the point! Many compositions have a special one to make.

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