musicconcert2A

Musicconcert2A - NAME Concert Report I attended the Clemson University Symphony Orchestra on Tuesday October 9th 2007 in the Brooks Center for the

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
NAME 10/19/07 Concert Report I attended the Clemson University Symphony Orchestra on Tuesday, October 9th, 2007 in the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts. The symphony orchestra consisted of a wide variety of instruments. The majority of the symphony orchestra consisted of the strings section, violins, violas, cellos, and double basses. The strings were impressive in their use of a variety of techniques such as pizzicato, vibrato, glissando, tremolo, and double stops. There were also representatives of the woodwinds instruments, including flutes, a piccolo, an oboe, clarinets, and bassoons. The brass section consisted of French horns and trombones. There was also a percussion section and a celesta. The students in the orchestra were dressed in black. The audience, which was filled with adults and some students, were dressed semi-formally. The symphony orchestra is lead by a conductor. He opened with Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla . This piece was written during the Classical Era by Mikhail
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This essay was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course MUSIC 210 taught by Professor Craig during the Fall '07 term at Clemson.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online