Small_nws_excemption3 Trombone in Opera

Orchestral Excerpts | Douglas Rosenthal, Trombone
Bt_movie_not_in_use In opera, trombone used for character or scene description 00h:00m:37s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Britten's Peter Grimes - violence of storm scene 00h:00m:46s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Wagner's Lohengrin - sacred or holy character 00h:01m:18s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Wagner's Die Walküre - goddesses on flying horses returning to Valhalla 00h:02m:35s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Puccini's Tosca - evil, unjust action against Cavaradossi 00h:03m:49s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Verdi's Otello - anger and madness of Otello 00h:04m:30s


NWS trombone fellow Douglas Rosenthal talks about the role of the trombone in opera

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Trombone



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Douglas Rosenthal
Trombone

Douglas Rosenthal is currently Assistant Principal Trombone of the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra. He previously was a Fellow with the New World Symphony. Mr. Rosenthal received a Bachelor of Music from Northwestern University, studying with Michael Mulcahy.