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RNCM Symphony Orchestra

RNCM Symphony Orchestra

RNCM Concert Hall, 14 November 2014

An immensely enjoyable concert which featured works by Berlioz and Prokofiev, two of which were inspired by Shakespeare’s plays. 117 more words

Music Review

42. Combinations

Examples played and reviewed in this article:

Example 42.4 Antonin Dvořák: Symphony No. 8, Movement 1 (157-164)
Andrew Davis, London Symphony Orchestra, Philips

In the passage, the strings are playing homorhythmic harmonies while the winds are playing unison in three octaves. 1,699 more words

Music Scoring

Thoughts on the 25th Anniversary of Orchestre Revolutionnaire et Romantique

Nowadays most mainstream symphony orchestras routinely offer calf-skin timps, natural brass, and strings who can switch off their vibrato. ‘Early Music’ directors regularly appear with them. 681 more words

Symbolism in Music

When you attach meanings to objects to represent ideas, this is symbolism. I am currently using letters in combinations to project meaning to you, symbolism. There are certain advantages to this. 409 more words

Berlioz - 17th September 2014

When I was a kid there was two cuddly toys I really wanted.  Toulouse and Berlioz.  I had Duchess,  O’Malley and Marie, but never the other 2 kittens. 81 more words

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