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Concerts for Schools

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@ Instruments of the Orchestra
An Orchestra) Concert
Arranged and presented by HERBERT WISEMAN
THE BBC SCOTTISH ORCHESTRA
Leader, J. MOULAND BEGBIE
'I'he production of Der Freischütz in Berlin on June 18, 1821, marked the birth of romantic opera. Wagner described Weber's masterpiece as the focus of the expression of all German patriotic feeling in the period following the War of Liberation acainst Napoleon. The overture perfectly sums up the opera, both musically and in general feeling. The magic music of the four horns at the beginning, the restless syncopations that follow, the lovely clarinet melody a little later, and the fire of the triumphant conclusion ;ire unforgettable.

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Presented By: Herbert Wiseman
Leader: J. Mouland Begbie






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