Making Music: The Symphony Orchestra DVD


SKU: DC023598
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 29
Copyright: 1991

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Go behind the scenes with the Denver Young Artist Orchestra as it prepares for an upcoming performance. Fascinating interviews with the conductor and the orchestra members are interspersed with exciting footage of the orchestra's early rehearsals, seating auditions, dress rehearsal, and the final performance. In addition to learning about the structure and organization of the symphony orchestra, viewers will become familiar with the different sections of a typical orchestra, the instruments in each section, and the responsibilities of the musicians and conductor. Whether your viewers are novice musicians or experienced music students, all will gain insight into the expectations, commitment, and cooperation required to succeed in an excellent student orchestra.