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Discovery Orchestra Chat 177 – The Firebird Suite Lullaby & Finale Play-Through

May 6, 2019 Bassoon

This Chat Video features the final two movements of Stravinsky’s “Firebird” Suite with our Listening Guide on screen. Performed by the Vienna Symphony courtesy of Naxos of America.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 176 – The Firebird Suite Finale

April 24, 2019 Cadences

In this Chat, Maestro Maull explores the Finale from Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite. Variation form, fingered tremolo, effective surprise – so much to learn!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 175 – The Firebird Suite Lullaby

April 17, 2019 Bassoon

In this Chat, Maestro Maull explores the Lullaby from Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite.  Discover Stravinsky’s use of the ostinato, timbre, glissando and effective surprise!  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 115 – A Very Special Melody Part 2

January 1, 2014 Classical

The orchestral version of Pelleas et Melisande is used to illustrate Gabriel Faure’s lilting Sicilienne rhythm – listen for the prominence of the harp and flute in this Chat!

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 82 – Another Look at Variation Form

October 1, 2012 Adams, Merynda

Harpist Merynda Adams joins Maestro Maull as they revisit variation form as found in Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols.

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 81 – How Can You Resist the Harp?

September 19, 2012 Adams, Merynda

Harpist Merynda Adams explores usual and unusual timbres and effects on the harp.  

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