Long gone are the days of buying camera film and developing prints before seeing and sharing our images. Now, most of us have a high-quality camera in our pocket that delivers instant viewing and sharing gratification. A picture, made up of complex ideas or emotions, is far more effective conveying its essence than a tome describing its content. The same can be said for music.
This episode of Wind & Rhythm explores the expressive relationship between visual and musical imagery.
Picture Studies, Selections Adam Schoenberg, trans. Donald Patterson US Marine Band, Lieutenant Colonel Jason Fettig Mexican Pictures, Selections Franco Cesarini Royal Military Band of the Netherlands, Pierre Kuipers Pictures at an Exhibition, Selections Modest Mussorgsky Banda Sinfónica Juvenil Simón Bolívar, Thomas Clamor Manhattan Pictures, Selections Jan Van Der Roost Rutgers Wind Ensemble, William Berz