Grades 7 to 12

Advance your or your child’s learning with these informative resources for furthering your musical education!


LEARN AT HOME WITH SYMPHONY NOVA SCOTIA

 

Symphony Nova Scotia’s Principal Cello Rachel Desoer explores how music makes us feel and how we can use music to activate our imaginations using Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 as an example. Listen to Beethoven’s Fourth Symphony performed by the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen to discover the story you hear.

 

 

 

 

Symphony Nova Scotia’s Community Engagement Manager D’Arcy Gray is also a percussionist! Join him for an informative paradiddle lesson!

 

 

 

 

Music and Literacy with D’Arcy: Listening to Verdi’s La forza del destino Overture. Join Community Engagement Manager D’Arcy Gray as we learn all about Verdi’s La forza del destino Overture!

 

FROM CARNEGIE HALL

 

 

Welcome to NYO-U, where past and present members of the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA) offer mini-masterclasses!

 

 

 

The NYO-USA has a YouTube channel full of videos that help spark musical learning.

 

 

FROM THE LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 

 

The London Symphony Orchestra is providing a hub of free resources called Always Playing, where they feature full-length concerts twice a week, playlists to keep you motivated at home, activities to keep young music fans busy, and more.

 

 

 

LSO Play is the London Symphony Orchestra’s free, interactive web app that allows you to experience a concert in brand-new ways: view the orchestra from four camera angles simultaneously and switch between them at any time!

 

 

FROM SISTEMA NEW BRUNSWICK

 

 

Join Sistema New Brunswick in practicing at home! Follow along with this helpful playlist that covers everything from bow holds to setting up a practice space.