May 22, 2013

Discovery Orchestra Chat 105 – Interpretation

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 “Hungarian March” by Hector Berlioz to illustrate.