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Pentatonix - Run to You

Pentatonix - Run to You

Pentatonix, the wildly popular a capella group, perform their original song "Run to You" at the Crawford Family Forum in Pasadena, during their interview with ...

5 лет назад
Class Notes: Major and Minor -- What's the Difference?

Class Notes: Major and Minor -- What's the Difference?

In the Class Notes video "Major and Minor: What's the Difference?" Jack the Lumberjack and Oliver, his tiny feathered friend, help us understand these ideas and ...

4 лет назад
Class Notes: What to Do at a Concert

Class Notes: What to Do at a Concert

The Class Notes video "What To Do at a Concert" is designed to help teachers clarify some of the expectations for classical audiences. It uses humor to get at the ...

4 лет назад
How History Influences Music - Zoltan Kodaly

How History Influences Music - Zoltan Kodaly

Did you know music often reflects the time and place in which it was written? Historians often look to music to learn more about a society and its culture. This new ...

5 лет назад
Pentatonix's Kevin Olusola beatboxes and performs Julie-O on cello

Pentatonix's Kevin Olusola beatboxes and performs Julie-O on cello

Kevin Olusola of Pentatonix, the wildly popular a capella group, performs "Julie-O" by Mark Summer at the Crawford Family Forum in Pasadena, during the ...

5 лет назад
Class Notes: Mexican Music -- Celebration, Rhythm, and History

Class Notes: Mexican Music -- Celebration, Rhythm, and History

In the Class Notes video Mexican Music: Celebration, Rhythm, and History we meet Mexican composer Julio Morales, who gives us a taste of the music from the ...

4 лет назад
Class Notes: A Recipe for Emotion in Music

Class Notes: A Recipe for Emotion in Music

What tools do composers use to evoke emotions in music? This video will help teachers and students learn different techniques to help make music come alive.

5 лет назад
Class Notes: Rests: Sometimes Music is Silence

Class Notes: Rests: Sometimes Music is Silence

Ulysses the unicyclist helps us examine the idea of rests in the Class Notes video “Rests: Sometimes Music is Silence.”

4 лет назад
Class Notes: What Does a Conductor Do?

Class Notes: What Does a Conductor Do?

This Class Notes video answers the question "What Does a Conductor Do?" The vibrant American conductor Sarah Hicks interacts directly with the young ...

4 лет назад
Class Notes: How to Sing Well

Class Notes: How to Sing Well

Singing is a natural act, and using a few basic practices from this new video from Classical MPR, we can establish the foundation for a lifetime of the joy and ...

4 лет назад
Chanticleer performs Biebl's 'Ave Maria' at the Cathedral of St. Paul

Chanticleer performs Biebl's 'Ave Maria' at the Cathedral of St. Paul

Vocal ensemble Chanticleer performs Franz Biebl's 'Ave Maria' in its holiday program, 'A Chanticleer Christmas' (recorded live Dec. 7, 2018).

2 месяцев назад
Class Notes: A Journey Through Musical Emotion (Music & Meaning Part I)

Class Notes: A Journey Through Musical Emotion (Music & Meaning Part I)

This video offers four vivid examples of classical music that will induce highly recognizable emotions in most listeners. The examples were chosen for their ...

5 лет назад
Class Notes: How do composers compose?

Class Notes: How do composers compose?

In the Class Notes video "How Do Composers Compose?" we are given a glimpse into the creative process with composer Jake Runestad, who answers a ...

4 лет назад
Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Percussion Family

Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Percussion Family

In the Class Notes video "Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Percussion Family," the eccentric, outdated computer named TOMMIS provides an ...

4 лет назад
Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Woodwinds Family

Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Woodwinds Family

In the Class Notes video "Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Woodwinds Family," the eccentric, outdated computer named TOMMIS provides an ...

4 лет назад
Class Notes: What Music Shares with Art

Class Notes: What Music Shares with Art

This Class Notes video is a short, vibrant tour of several of the connections between art and music.

4 лет назад
Class Notes: A Roundabout Tale

Class Notes: A Roundabout Tale

In our latest Class Notes video "The Musical Round: A Roundabout Tale," we learn how rounds work, and how in turn they welcome us to engage in harmony ...

4 лет назад
Dessa performs

Dessa performs "The Good Fight" at Bridge of Song

Performer Dessa sings and leads the audience in a performance of "The Good Fight" at Bridge of Song, a program that featured spiritual and secular songs of ...

3 лет назад
Chanticleer performs Rachmaninoff's 'Bogoroditse Devo' at the Cathedral of St. Paul

Chanticleer performs Rachmaninoff's 'Bogoroditse Devo' at the Cathedral of St. Paul

Vocal ensemble Chanticleer performs Sergei Rachmaninoff's 'Bogoroditse Devo' in its holiday program, 'A Chanticleer Christmas' (recorded live Dec. 7, 2018).

2 месяцев назад
Abbie Betinis Carolers - Come In, Come In

Abbie Betinis Carolers - Come In, Come In

Abbie Betinis Carolers perform "Come In, Come In" live on Classical MPR.

7 лет назад
Class Notes: Give & Take -- How to Respond to Feedback

Class Notes: Give & Take -- How to Respond to Feedback

The Class Notes video "Give & Take: How to Respond to Feedback" uses humor and contrast to show what feedback looks like and how it helps musicians ...

4 лет назад
Classical Kids Storytime: The Nutcracker

Classical Kids Storytime: The Nutcracker

Go on a magical Christmas adventure with a girl named Clara as she is whisked away by a nutcracker prince to the Kingdom of Sweets. Give the gift of classical ...

3 месяцев назад
Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Strings Family

Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Strings Family

In the Class Notes video "Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Strings Family," we are introduced to an eccentric, outdated computer named Tommis, who ...

4 лет назад
CASTNER/ZUPANC: 'I Am Here' - Giving Voice Chorus

CASTNER/ZUPANC: 'I Am Here' - Giving Voice Chorus

Giving Voice Chorus performs 'I Am Here' at the Ordway Center in St. Paul, MN, on June 16, 2018. The 170 singers, comprised of people living with Alzheimer's ...

7 месяцев назад
Chad Hoopes - Tchaikovsky Op. 42 (Classical MPR Artist in Residence Live at MacPhail)

Chad Hoopes - Tchaikovsky Op. 42 (Classical MPR Artist in Residence Live at MacPhail)

Chad Hoopes plays Tchaikovsky Op. 42 live at MacPhail music school in Minneapolis, MN. Mr. Hoopes is Classical Minnesota Public Radio's Artist in Residence ...

7 лет назад
Classical MPR in the Classroom: Improvisation

Classical MPR in the Classroom: Improvisation

Classical MPR is piloting a new project -- Classical MPR in the Classroom -- to help music teachers across the state by sharing teaching techniques, lesson ...

7 лет назад
Class Notes: A Look Inside the Score

Class Notes: A Look Inside the Score

In this Class Notes video, we get an overview of what's in a score: clefs, notes, signatures, instrumentation, and other elements that musicians refer to when they ...

4 лет назад
Nicola Benedetti performs the solo cadenza from Wynton Marsalis' Violin Concerto

Nicola Benedetti performs the solo cadenza from Wynton Marsalis' Violin Concerto

Hear violinist Nicola Benedetti play the solo cadenza from Wynton Marsalis' Violin Concerto, which was written for her. She performs Oct. 2 in Minneapolis, ...

5 месяцев назад
Class Notes: What's in a Title?

Class Notes: What's in a Title?

The Class Notes video "What's in a Title?" offers teachers a fun way to dispel some of the confusion classical titles can cause.

4 лет назад
Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Brass Family

Class Notes: Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Brass Family

In the Class Notes video "Choosing the Right Instrument for You: The Brass Family," the eccentric, outdated computer named TOMMIS provides an overview of ...

4 лет назад
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