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Discovery Orchestra Chat 105 – Interpretation

May 22, 2013 Berlioz

The content of a piece of classical music has been fixed since it was finished by the composer who wrote it. But what about the words “Moderately Fast” or “Loud” written in the composition – how loud is Loud? The performer interprets these words – see how in this Discovery Orchestra Chat where Maestro Maull uses […]

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 103 – Another Episode of Program Music

May 8, 2013 Classical

George gives us a piece of program music that he has loved since he was 18. Program music is written by composers when they have a specific picture to paint or story to tell with music. George uses Gabriel Faure’s Incidental Music to Pelleas and Melisande – Prelude to explain this concept.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 97 – Noticing Tempo Change #2

March 27, 2013 Brahms

In this Chat, Maestro Maull challenges you to count the number of tempo changes in Brahms’ Hungarian Dance #6 – are you up to the challenge?  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 88 – Things to Practice Noticing Part 4

November 14, 2012 Harmony

In this fourth and final chat in the series, Maestro Maull shows us how to notice more detail in the music we listen to.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 87 – Things To Practice Noticing Part 3

November 7, 2012 Harmony

In this third chat in the series, Maestro Maull shows us how to notice more detail in the music we listen to.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 86 – Things to Practice Noticing Part 2

October 24, 2012 Harmony

In this second chat in the series, Maestro Maull shows us how to notice more detail in the music we listen to.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 85 – Things to Practice Noticing Part 1

October 17, 2012 Harmony

Maestro Maull does what he does best – showing us how to notice more musical detail in this Discovery Orchestra Chat.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 84 – Secrets of Conducting Part 2

October 10, 2012 Conducting

Learn more conducting “tricks of the trade” in this chat hosted by George Marriner Maull.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 83 – Secrets of Conducting Part 1

October 3, 2012 Conducting

Did you ever wonder what the “tricks of the trade” are in the conducting profession? Find out in this Discovery Orchestra chat!

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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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