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Discovery Orchestra Chat 172 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 4 Part 3

April 4, 2018 Bassoon

See what surprises Dvorak has for us in this Chat on Movement 4!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 171 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 4 Part 2

March 21, 2018 Cadences

In this Chat, we’re continuing our exploration of the 4th movement of Symphony No. 9.  The Chat investigates the “Development” section – where Dvorak takes some of the ideas from the “Exposition” section and turns them upside down with one thing in mind – so the listener notices the changes and feel the emotional impact […]

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 170 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 4 Part 1

March 14, 2018 Bassoon

Are you ready to jump into the 4th movement of Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9? Dvorak uses sonata form again in this movement, but with some surprises!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 169 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 3 Part 3

February 15, 2018 Bassoon

It’s time to listen to the entire third movement of Symphony No. 9 with our Listening Guide displayed on screen – follow along!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 168 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 3 Part 2

February 6, 2018 Bassoon

In this Chat, we’ll explore the “B” section of Movement 3 – beginning with the decrescendo from the bombastic ending of the “A” section to the gentle beginning of the “B” section.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 167 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 3 Part 1

February 1, 2018 Bassoon

In this Movement 3 Discovery Orchestra Chat, we will learn about the reappearance of themes from the first two movements – and how Dvorak might have changed or disguised these themes!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 162 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 1 Part 4

December 6, 2017 Bassoon

The fourth  of 16 Discovery Orchestra Chats on Dvorak’s “New World Symphony”. In this Chat you’ll listen to Movement I along with seeing our Listening Guide on screen.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 161 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 1 Part 3

November 30, 2017 Cadences

The third of 16 Discovery Orchestra Chats on Dvorak’s “New World Symphony”. This is the third of four Chats that will explore Movement 1.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 160 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 1 Part 2

November 22, 2017 Bassoon

The second of 16 Discovery Orchestra Chats on Dvorak’s “New World Symphony”. This is the second of 4 Chats that will explore Movement 1.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 159 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 1 Part 1

November 16, 2017 Bassoon

The first of 16 Discovery Orchestra Chats on Dvorak’s “New World Symphony”.  This is the first of 4 Chats that will explore Movement 1.  

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