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The World’s Greatest Conductors

The World’s Greatest Conductors

At the heart of all orchestras is the conductor, who chooses and shapes the compositions to be performed while infusing some of his or her personality in it. They are […]

by March 13, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra
Interesting Facts about Orchestras

Interesting Facts about Orchestras

The orchestra is a marvellous design in classical music. A collaboration of so many separate instruments coming together en masse under the direction of a conductor for a single piece […]

by March 12, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra
The Greatest Orchestral Works

The Greatest Orchestral Works

There are some orchestral compositions that represent a true highlight, and stand the test of time. This following are some of the very best classical works composed and played throughout […]

by March 11, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra
The History of the Orchestra

The History of the Orchestra

This article takes a look at some of the turning points and major developments that the orchestra has undergone throughout history. As mentioned, the term stands to illustrate a grouping […]

by March 10, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra
The History of the Orchestra Part II

The History of the Orchestra Part II

The first part of this series looked at the history of the term ‘orchestra’ as well as the overall form of this type of ensemble. This article will focus on […]

by March 9, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra