Beethoven’s 5th in virtual reality
by Jeff Baker on July 7, 2020 at 9:59 pm
Today is National Video Game Day, a perfect day to share how video game tech is transforming performing arts. You may have heard of Virtual Reality, […]
Britten’s choral symphony ‘from winter to spring’
by Jeff Baker on July 7, 2020 at 9:10 pm
You know it’s a monumental work of art when it has 4 parts and 12 movements, and it calls for an orchestra PLUS soprano, alto, tenor, mixed chorus, and a […]
Composer exploration: July birthdays
by Jeff Baker on July 7, 2020 at 8:31 pm
There are 365 days in a year, and many, many more composers who’ve gone before us. That means there’s always a composer birthday to celebrate, and […]
Going for Baroque: 307 year-old party music
by Jeff Baker on July 7, 2020 at 7:19 pm
Some people find Baroque music hard to Handel. Bad puns aside, it’s amazing to hear music that’s over 300 years old in the English language, and […]
‘When the Saints Go Marching In’ – New West Symphony Brass Quintet
by Jeff Baker on July 2, 2020 at 6:00 pm
Ain’t much as fun as New Orleans-style hot jazz, complete with trumpets, trombones, horns, and a tuba! Check out the New West Symphony Brass Quintet […]
‘America the Beautiful’ – New West Symphony Brass Quintet
by Jeff Baker on July 1, 2020 at 10:30 pm
To celebrate the 244th birthday of the United State of America, here is the New West Symphony Brass Quintet performing “America the Beautiful,” […]
Battle of the Sections: clips from the team performances
by Jeff Baker on June 26, 2020 at 11:44 pm
On June 25th, 2020 New West Symphony embarked on a first-of-its-kind production. The four orchestra sections competed against each other for the honored title […]
Jukebox 20 “Battle of the Sections”
by Jeff Baker on June 26, 2020 at 5:22 pm
In this installment: This playlist features the (mostly) original settings of music used during the New West Symphony’s Battle of the Sections: Orchestra […]
Clarinet antics: a fun and versatile instrument
by Jeff Baker on June 26, 2020 at 3:00 am
The clarinet can be an easy instrument to get along with. Okay, maybe more for the listener than the performer. They have such a bright, friendly, and open […]
The trumpet belongs (almost) anywhere
by Jeff Baker on June 26, 2020 at 3:00 am
The trumpet has made its way into almost every musical role, genre, and time period. New West Symphony principal trumpet Jim Grinta celebrates that his […]
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