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Unformatted text preview: it was fast tempo and vibrant. The sounds of the flutes and piccolos stuck out to me the most. The first part of the piece Prelude and Dance of the Firebird was very peaceful and flowing. It sent calmness in the air. This part almost made me feel as if I was in the Disney movie Bambie, when its spring time and all the animals are waking up and singing. The Infernal Dance was exciting. The loud drums and fast rhythm kind of jerked everyone out of their seats. I enjoyed this piece the most because of the story of the Prince, Princess and the Firebird. The music kept me captivated. Even though this was an interesting experience, I probably won’t be attending any symphonies any time soon. I think it’s how the symphony is set up that makes me loose my interest, because there is no contrast in the lighting or visuals to look at. I love going to operas, play, ballets and orchestras, but a symphonies just aren’t my favorite....
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- Spring '11
- Firebird, Atlanta Symphony