Historical And Hysterical Guide To The Orchestra
© Julia Wesely
A curious customer walks into a shop where the sounds of an orchestra are playing. Upon finally getting the shopkeeper’s attention, the customer asks which instrument he should learn. The Shopkeeper begins his fascinating guide to every instrument of the orchestra from its invention to its inclusion in the symphony. Along this time travelling journey, as each instrument is unveiled, we also discover about its historical context. Packed with original music to showcase each instrument, well-researched historical facts and the trademark goofiness of Igudesman & Joo – audiences and listeners of all ages will feel inspired to discover more about the orchestra.