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Orchestra Unwrapped Resources

Downloads and links to all resources that accompany our Orchestra Unwrapped schools concerts.

School children at Orchestra Unwrapped

General Resources

Repertoire

Links to repertoire

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart​ – Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
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Dmitri Shostakovich – Tahiti Trot
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Aaron Copland – Appalachian Spring (excerpts)
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Florence Price – Symphony in E Minor, movement 3 ‘Juba Dance’
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Ludwig van Beethoven (arr. Rachel Leach) – Symphony No 9 Finale ‘Ode to Joy’ – reimagined
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Leroy Anderson – Belle of the Ball
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Video Competition Briefs

Brief for Leicester Schools – 1 Apr 2020:

Download Leicester Brief

Brief for Basingstoke Schools – 24 Feb 2020:

Download Basingstoke Brief

Brief for London Schools – 27 Feb 2020:

Download London Brief

Brief for Bedford Schools – 17 Mar 2020:

Download Bedford Brief

Philharmonia Orchestra filming, photography and audio consent form:

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