Online resources

Online resources

CONCERT GUIDE

Consult the Discovering the OSM : What you see and what you don’t concert guide.

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TAKE PART IN THE CONCERT!

Learn this choreography of body percussion and join the OSM

during the event!

 

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PLAYLIST

Here is a playlist of works you’ll hear at the concert.

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Smetana, The Bartered Bride: “Dance of the Comedians”            

Performers: Cleveland Orchestra, Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

 

Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: 3rd movement (Scherzo), excerpt

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit, conductor

 

Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, op. 36: 3rd movement (Scherzo), excerpt

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit, conductor

 

Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition: “Promenade”                               

Performers: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Colin Davis, conductor

 

Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker, Suite no. 1: “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy,” excerpt

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit, conductor

 

Copland, Rodeo: “Hoe-Down”                                                                    

Performers: London Symphony Orchestra, Aaron Copland, conductor

 

Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, op. 90: 3rd movement (Poco allegretto)

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan,  conductor

 

Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique: “Songe d’une nuit de sabbat” (Dream of a Witches’ Sabbath) 

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit, conductor

 

Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55, “Eroica”: 2nd movement (Funeral March), excerpt                     

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Kent Nagano, conductor

 

Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55, “Eroica”: 3rd movement (Scherzo), excerpt

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Kent Nagano, conductor

 

Grieg, Peer Gynt, Suite no. 1: “In the Hall of the Mountain King”             

Performers: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Järvi, conductor

 

Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker: “Trepak”     

Performers: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, Charles Dutoit, conductor

VIDEOS

Listen to OSM Youth concerts’ ambassador Patrice Bélanger and Adam Johnson, assistant conductor of the OSM, as they present invisible elements of music that are really interesting to hear when you attend a symphonic concert.

 

Watch a series of videos featuring OSM musicians introducing the different sections of the orchestra.

 

 

 

DISCOVER THE OCTOBASS!

Watch this presentation by maestro Kent Nagano and Eric Chappell, the OSM’s octobassist.

 

 

 

LISTENING GUIDE

Explore Grieg’s « In the Hall of the Mountain King » with this illustrated listening guide.   

CONCERT GUIDE

Consult Alice in Wonderland ‘s concert guide.

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ALICE'S DIARY

How did Alice feel during her adventure? You can read Alice’s secret diary, in which she recounts her journey through Wonderland.

PLAYLIST

Here is a playlist of works you’ll hear at the concert.

Ravel, Gaspard de la nuit, “Ondine” (arr. M. Constant)
Performers : Lyon National Orchestra;  Leonard Slatkin, conductor

Beintus, Shoka,  “Sumidagawa” (On the Sumida River)
Performers : Orchestre symphonique de Montréal; Kent Nagano, chef d’orchestre

Jean Lesage, Sensations confuses (excerpt)

Ligeti, Romanian Concerto, Allegro vivace
Performers: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; Jonathan Nott, conductor

Bartók, Dance Suite, BB 86a, IV. Molto tranquillo
Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Georg Solti, conductor

Stravinsky, The Firebird, Suite (1919 version), “Lullaby”
Performers: New York Philarmonic Symphony; Igor Stravinsky, conductor

Satie, Parade, “Acrobates,” “Final” and “Suite au ‘Prélude du Rideau rouge’ ”
Performers: Orchestre Symphonique et Lyrique de Nancy;  Jerome Kaltenbach, conductor

Satie, Gnossienne no. 3 (arr. F. Poulenc)
Performers: Toulouse Capitol Orchestra; Michel Plasson, conductor

Bartók, Romanian Folk Dances, BB 76, Stick Dance
Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Georg Solti,conductor

Britten, The Prince of the Pagodas, Suite, op. 57 (excerpts)
Performers: BBC Symphony Orchestra;  Leonard Slatkin, conductor

Ravel,  L’Enfant et les sortilèges, “Arrière! Je réchauffe les bons”
Performers: Julie Boulianne, soprano; Nashville Symphony Orchestra; Alastair Willis, conductor

Ravel, Ma mère l’Oye, “Le Jardin féérique”
Performers: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande;  Ernest Ansermet, conductor

Adams, Short Ride in a Fast Machine (excerpt)
Performers: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra; Edo de Waart, conductor

VIDEOS

Watch a series of videos featuring OSM musicians introducing the different sections of the orchestra.

 

 

Useful link

Discover fun-filled activities to introduce Alice to your class as well as an Alice in Wonderland board game on Macmillan readers’ website.