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Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68

Composed 1808 Dedicated to Prince Lobkowitz and Count Razumovsky Composition and first performance dates same as the 5th symphony Dedications same as 5th symphony 5th and 6th written essentially at the same time 6th is program music, with the program written by the composer 5th is absolute music, no program Timings for the Bernstein performance: […]

YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ

YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ

YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ – That Which Awaits the Dawn Film makers Gavin Heffernan & Harun Mehmedinović have given permission to MusicWiz.club members to practice film scoring with the astoundingly beautiful film YIKÁÍSDÁHÁ.  You should turn the sound down to imagine your own newly written score. “It’s almost summer and summer is the time of stars. With just […]

The Land-Fillharmonic of Cateura, Paraguay

The Land-Fillharmonic of Cateura, Paraguay

The Land-Fillharmonic of Cateura, Paraguay Here’s an amazing story of one community’s answer to some of today’s challenges.  The people in this little town are creating instruments and an orchestra from a landfill!   The village of Cateura, Paraguay is a slum that was built on a landfill.  In spite of this unpromising beginning, the children […]

Online Composition Competitions – Pros and Cons

Online Composition Competitions – Pros and Cons

Online Composition Competitions – Pros and Cons Online composition competitions are popular and well-received, but they are not without their challenges!   Here are some of the pros and cons to conducting these competitions online. Pros: Newly composed music can reach a world-wide audience quickly and easily. Composers can post an online address to their piece […]

Guide to pronunciation

Guide to pronunciation

Guide to pronunciation You’re an advanced music student, or you are a very well-informed parent.  You’ve been invited backstage after a wonderful concert, and you’re happily chatting with the musicians.  “Your interpretation of the eye-burt was superb”, you gush, happy that you remembered the names from the program notes.  “I also enjoyed the mill-howd”, you […]

Ara’s Tale by Martin Lubich

Ara’s Tale by Martin Lubich

Film maker Martin Lubich has given permission to MusicWiz.club members to practice film scoring with his hauntingly beautiful film “Ara’s Tale”.  This unforgettable story appeals to all ages, and is a favorite with audiences. This film is perfect for film scoring practice, because the film maker is providing some invaluable files to help understand the […]

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