Part of Music 101
Alan Chapman, host
MUSIC 101 – The Art of Orchestration
What makes a composer a great orchestrator? Why do some pieces sound so spectacular? In this presentation, filled with musical examples and engaging visual aids, Alan looks inside the composer’s tool box and lays out the inspired choices made by the most celebrated practitioners of this mysterious art.
About This Performance
Enhance your listening and appreciation of classical music through Music 101. These music appreciation courses are designed for all LA Phil audiences, from those who know very little about classical music and its history, to those who are more familiar. Choose one or both classes, each of which explores a variety of topics illustrated with musical examples from the LA Phil 2017/18 season, plus vibrant visuals and a lively Q&A.
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