From Bach to Bartok – with Music Director Eric Paetkau
Free online class for SSO subscribers – if you’re not a subscriber but would like to give the class a try email us at email@example.com
Take a fascinating journey through some of the greatest symphonic music ever written. From Bach to Beethoven to Brahms to Bartok, we’ll dive into the works of famous composers and look at them from a conductor’s perspective. There will be musical excerpts, juicy stories, and lots of Q&A. Join me for a fun, fact-filled exploration of classical music’s masterworks and get a behinds-the-scenes look at what makes this music great.
Classes take place Fridays at 11am – videos of each class will be available to subscribers until June 30th.
Week 1, April 17. Baroque orchestral works – Bach, Handel, and more,
Week 2, April 24. Classical symphonies – Mozart, Haydn, and more,
Week 3, May 1. Beethoven Fest 1 – overview of the Beethoven Symphonies 1-5
Week 4, May 8. Beethoven Fest 2 – overview of the Beethoven Symphonies 6-9
Week 5, May 15. Early romantic symphonies – Mendelssohn, Schumann, and more,
Week 6, May 22. Later romantic symphonies – Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Dvorak, and more,
Week 7, May 29. Early 20th Century symphonic works – Strauss, Mahler, Sibelius, and more,
Week 8, June 5. Other 20th Century symphonic works – Bartok, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, and beyond
The classes take place live on Zoom – its an easy to use online program that lets you join the class.
Classes are reserved for subscribers – to get access to the recorded classes email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You DO NOT need to have an account with Zoom to join the class – watch the video below to learn more about how to use Zoom for this class.