Enrich your understanding of the musicians and the music and enhance your concert experience prior to attending a concert click on a concert below, and a pdf will open on your screen 2014-15 concert season program notes program notes will become available closer to the concert date. James macmillan's seven last words from the cross was commissioned by bbc television and first screened in seven nightly episodes during holy week 1994, performed by cappella nova and the bt scottish ensemble under alan tavener the traditional text of the seven last words from the cross is. Transcript after months of hard work you're ready to perform that big recital but you still have one last hurdle to complete--writing the program notes for your recital this short tutorial will give you an overview of sources to use when writing your program notes let's start by looking at what is included in program notes. Program notes | happy birthday mozart these notes appear in the program for indianapolis chamber orchestra's happy birthday mozart concert on saturday, january 27, 2018, 7:30 pm at the schrott center for the arts, butler arts center concert features: a world premiere by chen-hui jen called in. Britten - young person's guide to the orchestra, op 34 (variations and fugue on a theme by purcell) britten - “four seas interludes” from peter grimes, op 33a britten an american overture bruch - scottish fantasy c schumann - piano concerto in a minor cage - amores carter - flute concerto copland - suite. Music program notes for band and wind ensemble this is an index, ordered by composer, of the program notes and biographies generated for use in programs for performances of the foothill college symphonic wind ensemble usually, the program format provided information on the composition and a.
Program notes provide additional insight into the works and artists performing on each concert you can read them in advance, when you arrive at your performance, or after your concert to learn more about your program james m keller is the program annotator of the new york philharmonic may 10-12, tchaikovsky and. Every so often i hear a question that makes me wonder why i wasn't wondering about it already we're getting a new governor shortly he ran on “free community college,” though it's still unclear what that will mean in practice in a conversation on campus this week, someone mentioned concern about a. Healthy housing efforts have demonstrated that local outreach along with online information can be an effective strategy to reach rural residents in this program note, the authors explore the benefits and challenges associated with a holistic approach to bridging health and housing knowledge gaps in rural.
This guide has been written to give music diploma candidates some advice to help with the research, preparation and writing of programme notes for dipabrsm and lrsm exams in music performance and music direction the writing of programme notes is an important part of these exams and reflects the fact that most. The program note is a standard element of a concert where contemporary or classical music is being performed program notes serve two purposes: to provide historical and background information on the piece and, if necessary, the composer, and to give the audience some sense of what to expect, and what possibly what. Organize your work and declutter your life with evernote on your desktop and mobile devices, your notes are always with you and always in sync.
The preparation of performance notes (program, critical or analytical) overview the following guidelines apply to assessed program notes, critical notes and analytic documentation submitted in connection with honours and postgraduate recitals program notes are required for performances undertaken in honours,. Program notes js bach: christmas oratorio weihnachts-oratorium, bwv 248 from christmas day to epiphany in the 18th century, the town of leipzig celebrated the birth of jesus and the events surrounding it not with a single feast day, but with a season—six special commemorations occurring between. In four weeks my studio will hold the first concert of the year as well as memorising & polishing repertoire and refreshing concert etiquette, my students are currently in the midst of preparing program notes this is a particularly difficult task for students, and i believe that it is vital that students are able to. Each week, thousands of san francisco symphony concert-goers open their programs to read about the drama, the passion, and the inspiration behind the music they're hearing you can read our critically acclaimed program notes online one week prior to select concerts abbasi, anahita: within the shifting grounds.
Program notes and other music writing custom-tailored to meet your needs by elizabeth schwartz compelling essays about music that enhance the listening experience learn more about me elizabeth schwartz, a freelance writer and musician based in the portland area, has been writing program notes for classical. This is a powerpoint tutorial on the importance of the programme note it provides points for discussion, gives guidance on how to write a programme note for solo and group choreographies and provides some basic examples please leave comments if this h. 2017/2018 program notes harry potter and the chamber of secrets™—in concert: september 15-17 mozart jupiter: september 23-24 mozart 39: september 29 mozart 40: september 30-october 1 rachmaninoff symphony no 2: october 6-7 halen plays khachaturian: october 13-14 rhapsody on a theme of. Program notes engagingly describe the works being performed and the histories and personalities behind the music program books include the notes as well as articles about the music and about riccardo muti, the cso's pre-eminent music director, the cso's world-renowned musicians and esteemed guest artists and.
His 1961 “élégie et rondeau” begins slowly with a long solo line for the alto saxophone strings and later the rest of the orchestra gradually join to create an intense climax after it subsides, bells, xylophone, vibraphone and piano introduce scattered notes that gradually assemble into a short melodic cell.
Program notes by phillip huscher claude debussy born august 22, 1862, saint-germain-en-laye, france died march 25, 1918, paris, france la mer debussy began la mer in 1903 and completed it in march 1905 the first performance was given on october 15 of that year in paris the score calls for two flutes. A musician communicates persuasively with concert audiences not only through the music s/he performs, but also in oral presentations and via the written word an artist's perspective can help an audience better appreciate the works and interpretation they are about to hear program notes are one. Mood sequence : while composing mood sequence, i became interested in the idea of extreme contrast the work unfolds as a series of stark juxtapositions between subtle, delicate music (1soulful 3meditative 5reprise), and bold, forceful music (2manic 4ecstatic) these juxtapositions are highly dramatic, and.