Timbre

Discovery Orchestra Chat 166 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 2 Part 4

January 3, 2018 Cadences

Listen to the entire second movement of Dvorak’s “New World Symphony” and follow along with our Listening Guide on the screen!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 165 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 2 Part 3

December 27, 2017 Cadences

Maestro Maull’s exploration of the deeply moving 2nd movement of Dvorak’s New World Symphony continues in this Chat.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 164 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 2 Part 2

December 20, 2017 Cadences

Maestro Maull’s exploration of the deeply moving 2nd movement of Dvorak’s New World Symphony continues in this Chat.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 163 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 2 Part 1

December 14, 2017 Cadences

The 5th of 16 Discovery Orchestra Chats on Dvorak’s “New World Symphony”. This is the first of 4 Chats that will explore Movement 2.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 158 – Sibelius Timbres 4

March 25, 2015 Classical

Our timbre recognition exercise continues! In this Chat, Maestro Maull explores the 4th Movement of Sibelius’ Symphony No. 2. There is only one timbre that Sibelius could have chosen for the melody – can you guess?

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 157 – Sibelius Timbres 3

March 18, 2015 Classical

The journey to practice identifying timbres continues! Maestro Maull explores how playful the 3rd movement of Sibelius’ Symphony No. 2 begins and how the loveliest melodies follow that opening.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 156 – Sibelius Timbres 2

March 4, 2015 Classical

We continue our practice sessions on timbre recognition using the second movement of Symphony No. 2 by Jean Sibelius. Listen for the pizzicato cello, timpani, bassoon, oboe, clarinet and french horn!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 155 – Sibelius Timbres 1

February 25, 2015 Classical

Did you ever think “I can’t tell what instrument is playing”? In this Chat, Maestro Maull uses Symphony No. 2  by Jean Sibelius to help you connect timbres and instruments.  Answers included!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 154 – Old Time Fiddle

February 19, 2015 Featured Artists

What makes “old time fiddling” sound the way it does? It’s all about the bowing technique! Find out more in this Discovery Orchestra Chat with guest artist Dave Rimelis.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 153 – Blues Fiddle

February 14, 2015 Blues

Find out what makes blues fiddling sound the way it does in this Chat with guest artist Dave Rimelis!  

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