Discovery Orchestra Chat 174 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9

June 12, 2018 Bassoon

Want to just immerse yourself in the entire “New World Symphony” by Dvorak?  This Chat Video provides a listen from beginning to end, with a recording by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra conducted by Marin Alsop, courtesy of Naxos of America. Follow along with Maestro Maull’s listening guide on screen.  

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Discovery Orchestra Chat 173 – Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 Mvt 4 Part 4

April 10, 2018 Bassoon

We’ve already explored a number of details found in movement 4 of Dvorak’s “New World Symphony”. In this Chat video, listen to the entire movement with our Listening Guide displayed on the screen.

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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 111 – A Very Special Melody

December 4, 2013 Classical

A composer will sometimes create a melody that is so beautiful, so haunting, that it just stands out as one of the best melodies ever. This was the case when Gabriel Faure wrote the Sicilienne movement of Pelleas et Melisande. Joining Maestro Maull in this Chat are 17 year old flutist Rebecca Huang and pianist […]

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