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Orchestra Etiquette

Orchestra Etiquette

Orchestra players have many written and unwritten rules that they abide by. Though these etiquette guidelines are for musicians, specifically, they give the listeners, fans and patrons a glimpse of […]

by March 9, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra
Orchestra for Beginners

Orchestra for Beginners

This is a guide for anyone who doesn’t know much about orchestras, but would like to learn more. First, what does the word ‘orchestra’ mean? The term has it roots […]

by March 8, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra
The Conductor’s Role in the Orchestra

The Conductor’s Role in the Orchestra

One of the most recognisable features of an orchestra is the conductor waving his arms around with a stick in one hand. If you’re interested in how a musical ensemble […]

by March 7, 2017 corksymphonyorchestra