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2 edition of Young person"s guide to concerts. found in the catalog.

Young person"s guide to concerts.

Hurd, Michael

Young person"s guide to concerts.

by Hurd, Michael

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Published by Routledge and K. Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Instruction and study -- Juvenile.,
  • Music appreciation -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT740 .H89 1962b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 131 p.
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5625967M
    LC Control Number68044671

    Long heralded as a piece educational on many levels, Benjamin Britten’s work The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra continues to inspire and instruct people with any level of musical ability today. Orchestras frequently use the piece in concerts for youth or to make a program more accessible to everyone. The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, in full The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra: Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Henry Purcell, Op. 34, composition for orchestra by British composer Benjamin work was written at the request of the British Ministry of Education for use in the short educational film Instruments of the Orchestra ().

    Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. The theme, or main melody, for this composition comes from a dramatic work by a much earlier composer, Henry Purcell. Purcell was one of the most famous English composers of the late seventeenth century. He was especially well known for his use of counterpoint. This book is designed to help you settle in and explain some of the expectations of you as well as some of your rights as a young person being ‘looked after’. No matter what your experiences have been, you may be feeling worried about coming to live here. Many of the young people who come here have similar Size: KB.

    The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra Benjamin Britten In , the famous composer (1)_____ was asked by the British Ministry of Education to write a piece of music that would teach children about the instruments in the symphony (2)_____. The music was to go with a movie called Instruments of the Orchestra.   A great favourite of mine, "The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra" was composed by Benjamin Britten in (completed on New Year's Eve in fact) with a subtitle "Variations and Fugue on.


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The book is full of information, but it is accessible. It is a lot more entertaining than I thought it would be. Inspired by Benjamin Britten's piece, The Young Person's Young persons guide to concerts.

book to the Orchestra, which was composed in as an introduction to orchestral music, Anita Ganeri has written this informative yet fascinating guide to the orchestra/5. Young Persons Guide tickets at TicketCity. TicketCity is a safe, reliable place to purchase Young Persons Guide tickets.

We are not the venue box office, official ticket site, or affiliated with the Young Persons Guide. TicketCity is a ticket reseller who offers Young Persons Guide tickets to. Leonard Bernstein brought the Young People's Concerts to a new level of attention when he arrived as conductor of the New York Philharmonic in Crucially, the first performance with him as music director, on Januat Carnegie Hall, New York City, was the first of these concerts to be televised.

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The Young Person's Guide to the Opera: With Music from the Great Operas on Cd5/5(2). 4^ Accompanying this book on orchestral music is a CD featuring Britten's A Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (ably narrated by actor Ben Kingsley) as well as Dukas' The Sorcerer's Apprentice.

The book begins with an overview of the orchestra and then centers around groups of instruments, explaining a bit of their history and their sound's distinctive by: 2. As with many of Bernstein's scripts, the scripts for the Young People's Concerts found their way into book form.

First published in and revised in"Leonard Bernstein's Young People's Concerts" was expanded in to include a total of fifteen text transcriptions. Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra This article includes resources to prepare children for, or work with them in response to the LPO's Key Stage 2 BrightSparks concert that took place on Tuesday 7 May Even if you did not attend the concert, you can still use the PDF Teachers' Pack to deliver creative composition projects in class, based on Benjamin.

THE YOUNG PERSON’S GUIDE TO THE ORCHESTRA: JOURNEYS OF A THEME Benjamin Britten’s centenary is being celebrated all over the world this year, and for good reason. Even in his own lifetime (he died in ), Britten was regarded as the first top-rank composer that Britain produced since Henry Purcell, years earlier.

This elegant hardcover book-and-CD package introduces the sights and sounds of the orchestra. After listening to the sounds of each instrument on the CD—from mellow flutes to blazing trumpets—readers may turn to the accompanying book to learn more about the orchestra and its instruments.5/5(1).

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The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra is a musical composition by Benjamin Britten with a subtitle Variations and Fugue on a Theme of was based on the second movement, "Rondeau", of the Abdelazer suite. It was originally commissioned for the British educational documentary film called Instruments of the Orchestra released on 29 November.

The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra is written by Benjamin Britten in The motif is based on a rondeau of Henry Pucell’ music to the Abdelezar; it was created to familiarize the children with the orchestra.

The Britten’s orchestra is dissembled throughout the variations and put together during the fugue. Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. Young Person's Concerts. up-and-coming young musicians from across the region compete for the opportunity to perform as soloists in a concert with the Orchestra.

Tali served as an excellent guide leading the forces with assured confidence. The overall sound was lush and, yes, intense just where it needed to be.

Materials in this teacher’s guide can be photocopied for classroom use. If you have any questions about the concerts or material in this guide, please call the DSO Education Department at Dear Fellow Educators, The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra is probably Benjamin Britten’s most performed work, and with good Size: 2MB.

Instrument Timbre (Young Person's Guide) Orchestra Innovation (Young Person's Guide) Straight From the Heart. Oaxacan Pen Pals (Destination America) Lesson: On The Trail (Destination America) Music in the Air (Peter and the Wolf) Jamming on the Subway Focused Listening for Percussion Timbres (The Beat Goes On).

Buy Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (Hps) by Britten Benjamin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8). This familiar standard by English composer Benjamin Britten has become the classic introduction to the sights and sounds of the orchestra for young people.

Enhance music appreciation and explore the unique qualities of the instruments in a symphony orchestra with this creative collection of visuals and strategies. Young People's Concerts Turn Orchestra Hall into your own personal classroom.

Young People’s Concerts are interactive and highly engaging musical experiences tailored specifically for teachers, students, and families. Each concert features the full Minnesota Orchestra and explores a specific musical element, composer, time period or theme.

Page 12 The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra: Activity 2 The Role of the Conductor Teaching Objective Students will demonstrate an understanding of the role of the conductor in an orchestra.

Materials/Resources A CD player (or computer) Document Projector File Size: 1MB.Young People’s Concerts TM For children 6 and up and their families The Saturday afternoon series, made famous by Leonard Bernstein on live television in the s, is now a multimedia, interactive experience, each season taking a different approach to the repertory.

Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (A. Davis) Topics Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Andrew Davis, DWTKenInNY. BBC Symphony Orchestra. Teldec, recorded October Addeddate External_metadata_update TZ Identifier.