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The New York Philharmonic Live from North Korea

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation Assistance: Brian Santalone Director of Production: Daniel B., Greenberg Director of Digital Strategy: David Hirmes Creative Director: Nicholas Miller Technical Director: Brian Lee GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2008 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET […]

The New York Philharmonic Live from North Korea

Biography: Lorin Maazel

Lorin Maazel, who has led more than 150 orchestras in more than 5,000 opera and concert performances, became music director of the New York Philharmonic in September 2002. His appointment came 60 years after his debut with the orchestra at Lewisohn Stadium, then the orchestra’s summer venue. As music director, he has conducted seven World […]

The New York Philharmonic Live from North Korea

About the Orchestra

Chris Lee The New York Philharmonic, founded in 1842 by a group of local musicians led by American-born Ureli Corelli Hill, is by far the oldest symphony orchestra in the United States, and one of the oldest in the world. It currently plays some 180 concerts a year, and on December 18, 2004, gave its […]

The New York Philharmonic Live from North Korea

Introduction

The New York Philharmonic’s historic concert in North Korea’s capital city Pyongyang premieres via satellite, with Music Director Lorin Maazel leading the orchestra in Wagner’s Prelude to Act III of “Lohengrin,” Dvorák’s “Symphony No. 9” (“From the New World”), and Gershwin’s “An American in Paris.” Opening with the national anthems of North Korea and the […]

Organizers for Students

The following link will pop up a new window. The new window will contain a Student Organizer or Activity sheet for you to print out. Anticipation Guide Gathering Points of View

Procedures for Teachers

INTRODUCTORY ACTIVITIES: Time Allotment: 30 minutes 1. Distribute the Anticipation Guide and review the directions. Provide the students with five to seven minutes to complete the activity. 2. Facilitate a class discussion using the statements from the Anticipation Guide. Explain that the musical’s focus is on the relationships between men and women and the stereotypes, […]

James Taylor: One Man Band

Musical Selections

The evening’s program was recorded live at The Colonial Theatre in Massachusetts. “Something in the Way She Moves” (watch now) Music and lyrics by James Taylor “The Frozen Man” Music and lyrics by James Taylor “Mean Old Man” Music and lyrics by James Taylor “Country Road” Music and lyrics by James Taylor “Slap Leather” Music […]

James Taylor: One Man Band

Production Credits

Web Credits Producer: Anu Krishnan Graphic Art: Gabriel Torres Technical Director: Brian Lee Production Assistant: Diana Cofresí-Terrero Copy Editor: Leslie Kriesel HTML Implementation Assistance: Brian Santalone GREAT PERFORMANCES Web pages copyright © 2008 Educational Broadcasting Corporation. Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET New York’s Kravis Multimedia Education Center in New York City. Dan Goldman, […]