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Spring 2017 Rehearsal Recordings

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Download or play individual files:

Westchester Elementary Strings
Bernard Klinger, conductor

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Concerto for String Orchestra
Telemann arr. Tim McCarrick
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Dance of the Hours
Ponchielli arr. Robert Longfield
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Romanian Folk Dances
Bartok arr. Deborah Baker Monday
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Russlan and Ludmilla
Glinka arr. Robert Sieving
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Jazz Rhythmico
Kurt N. Moser
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Westchester Junior Strings
Jacqueline Stern, conductor

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Danzas de Panama – Cumbia y Conga 
William Grant Still
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Variations on a Theme by Tchaikovsky
Anton Arensky
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Sinfonia # 12 in G minor – Allegro Molto 
Felix Mendelssohn
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Westchester Youth Symphony
Vincent Lionti, conductor

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Die Fledermaus Overture
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Waltz from Eugene Onegin
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Dance of the Comedians from The Bartered Bride
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Ballet Music from Aida
Verdi arr. Merle J. Isaac
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Movement 1 from Symphony No. 9 op. 95 "New World"
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Instructions for downloading files and importing a playlist into Itunes:

1. Download the 2 links for the orchestra you want  (they are at the top of this page). One is a zip file of all the master recordings. The other is the playlist xml file, containing the order, title, composer and performer information.  Place them somewhere convenient, like your desktop.

2. Un-zip the zip file (usually just by double-clicking it). You should shortly have a folder full of .mp3 files.

3. If you do not already have Itunes on your computer, click here to download it from the Apple web site.  Install the program.

4.  Open Itunes.

5.  Go to File>Add to Library  (command-O on Macintosh).  Navigate to your folder of mp3 files.  Choose them all (shift-click).  Click <Open>.  The files are now added to your library.

6.  Go to File>Library>Import Playlist.  Navigate to your .xml file that you downloaded. Select it and click <Open>.  You now should see on your Itunes screen, in the left pane, a playlist for the orchestra you selected.  The selections should be in order, with the correct titles and composer info.  You may have to tweak Itunes a bit to get the desired info to display, but it is there.

From here, you can use your playlist to listen, share, or burn a regular audio CD. Enjoy!