Classical Music as a Roller Coaster

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This great short film by the Zurich Chamber Orchestra illustrates the intensity behind a lot of classical pieces by turning the first violin part on the fourth movement of Ferdinand Ries’ second symphony into a looping, whirling roller coaster ride.


Mitch Block said…
I love this. And what a great way to help kids appreciate the power of classical music, too.
Writer said…
I just got to watch this with sound. Love it. And I agree with you, Mitch...though this blog may not be the best forum for children. LOL ;)

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