November 14th, 2011 | 270 Entries

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270 Entries for “orchestra”

  1. My mother is a violinist. She plays every day, the bow stroking each delicate string. She loves her violin. She loves it more than she loves me. Her disease has eaten away at her until she can barely remember who I am, she can’t be left alone. But she plays violin every day.

    By Emily Claire URL on 11.14.2011

  2. I am not one familiar with orchestras – interesting name, interesting concept – I’m more of a me, though. Or at least I like to think of myself as independent. Perhaps there is a conductor, helping me to feel that way…

    By Jamie Pondera URL on 11.14.2011

  3. Violin.

    By K on 11.14.2011

  4. An orchestra is like a band with string instruments such as:
    and more……

    By clarebear22 URL on 11.14.2011

  5. I think an orchestra is a group of people that play instruments. It’s like all the band but with strings. I think that’s what an orchestra is.

    By Chata97 URL on 11.14.2011

  6. Orchestra is a kind of band that has strings in it. Thats all I know about Orchestra

    By cheychey URL on 11.14.2011

  7. An orchestra is like a band but it has only the instruments that have strings. I think they are noisy. Just my personal opinion.

    By Drenna(: URL on 11.14.2011

  8. When i was in 4th grade i signed up for orchestra but apperently they didnt get my application i was so mad but i got over it cuz orchestra is dumb but that is just my opinion

    By ashlea.schweigert URL on 11.14.2011

  9. Is like chior…… sorta……………….i guess.

    By babyboo1232 URL on 11.14.2011

  10. Orchestra is basically like a band except that the instruments are string instuments.

    By tori URL on 11.14.2011

  11. Is a type of music I don’t like this but, other people do.

    By cando URL on 11.14.2011

  12. The maestro was nervous. His first performance was here. He felt the stomach acid flood his insides as the curtain opened and there was a quiet like the calm before a storm. he moved his arms and swarmed the audience with magic, a beautiful trainwreck of noise.

    By John Berry on 11.14.2011

  13. Explorchestra is the name of an ensemble that I’m a part of in college. Clever name, really: we exclusively play music that is written by members. We explore the music of orchestra members.

    By Kevin on 11.14.2011

  14. I knew she had never heard a live orchestra, and I knew this was my last chance to impress her. Hopefully they would be as in tune as I believed our two hearts to be. The lights went down and my blood pressure spiked. Let the music take hold of our love and take it to new heights.

    By brian coovert URL on 11.14.2011

  15. the orchestra was loud; too loud for me to think or talk.
    which was good, i didn’t need to do either. for days now, all my thinking and talking did was get me in trouble.
    trouble was the last thing i needed.

    By Hunter URL on 11.14.2011

  16. The flowers swayed to the sound of the wind. Butterflies waved themselves around orchestrating the scene.

    By Sarah URL on 11.14.2011

  17. Orchestral blue, sweeping upwards through the sky with each unique note quivering for a moment

    By Sam URL on 11.14.2011

  18. Like marionette dolls they trounced and pounced and danced with their instruments. They loved these as extensions of themslves and the crowd loved them for their passion. With white faces, red cheeks and fire in their fingers they were like marionettes.

    By lizamajig URL on 11.14.2011

  19. The orchestra dipped for a moment and the auditorium was enveloped in still baited silence. Thoughts formed, curlicue elaborate vines that clung to the senses as ears began to hear and eyes began to see, emotions held tight to hearts like bouquets of bravos, ready to be flung to the stage and the sky. Violins began to soar and their weeping rejoicing melancholy dripped like tears from the walls.

    By siobhan347 URL on 11.14.2011

  20. She slipped off her gloves. It really didn’t feel so strange not to be wearing her wedding ring after all. The show had been beautiful and sad, the keening music flowing through the entire room. If Olivia could cry, she might have tonight.

    By Casey URL on 11.14.2011

  21. The tension in the air between them reminds her of the moment before an overture begins, just after the lights have gone down, no one breathing, so filled with anticipation. She wishes the maestro would make his move, so she could make hers.

    By emmystrange URL on 11.14.2011

  22. When I see him, I hear an orchestra playing. When he comes up to talk to me, I feel like I could do anything. My heart sings. My fingers play perfectly on the piano of my life. I never want the music to stop playing. When I’m not seeing him, I think about him and the music inside me longs to burst out. But he is not there, so it cannot.

    By Tezcacoatl on 11.14.2011

  23. is a band with only string instruments. That plays to entertain people.

    By im a beast URL on 11.14.2011

  24. a band with only string gutar.

    By pscougar URL on 11.14.2011

  25. Orchestra is a type of music. Kids at my school can play in the orchestra band.

    By mango1209 URL on 11.14.2011

  26. Orchestra means having a band of people to perform.

    By kiwi URL on 11.14.2011

  27. An orchestra is a kind of band that is full of like violins and other like classical instruments.

    By Bub :D URL on 11.14.2011

  28. an orchestra is like a band but their is a whole bunch of instruments everything from strings to brass instruments. i am not a fan of orchestras unless it is at like a fancy ball or anything fancy like that.

    By inforser URL on 11.14.2011

  29. orchestra is like a type of band. You play instruments in orchestra.

    By maxamillion URL on 11.14.2011

  30. Orchestra: is when were is a big band of people that know how to play an instrument in the band or something like that(;

    By exploding chicken 2 URL on 11.14.2011

  31. when a big group of people get to gather and plAY instruments thats include flutes, violens, trumpets and alot of other things but i dont kno them all right at the moment!!!!!!!!!


    By picklebounce1 URL on 11.14.2011

  32. life is like an orchestra-all kinds of knowledge, experience, different people in your life- each shaping the song at the end with all of its nuances and shades

    By Mortoni URL on 11.14.2011

  33. The music crescendos
    within my heart
    swelling harmony grows
    no more apart

    The symphony I hear
    as I kiss you
    falls not upon deaf ear
    I have missed you

    By dbhurley URL on 11.14.2011

  34. That night I went to listen to the National Orchestra, they were playing their last show of the tour. I sat on the theater seats alone, wishing you were here so we could share this music together. Remember how you were the one who showed me the melodious sounds a violin could make? Do you recall how I fell in love with the cello and the harp? I vividly remember…you used to play for me, but now all that is left is the discordant sound of your absence.

    By wilmarie URL on 11.14.2011

  35. I can hear a orchestra playing in my head.
    The violins and violas chirp like birds.
    The screeching of out of tune notes blare in my head.

    By Thomas Davis on 11.14.2011

  36. Our eyes met, and an orchestra started playing in my head. Suddenly nothing else was relevant. Voices were drowned out by the symphony, and all I could see were his eyes.

    By Azure URL on 11.14.2011

  37. There is a blast, a cacophony of rhythms that settles down into beats and we are playing.

    By Jennifer on 11.14.2011

  38. oh, i think being an orchestra conductor would be an amazing job. because you’re basically just feeling the music, pointing to sections you know should play their sounds… you’re their leader.

    By soj URL on 11.14.2011

  39. She had spent too much of her time trying to control what could not be controlled, trying to conduct an empty orchestra.
    She never stopped to join the audience; she never heard the beauty of nothing.

    By 陸光儀 URL on 11.14.2011

  40. The music, the sound, and the story that can be told. Listen to it. Do you hear it? The way the orchestra sounds and how it is telling the story of a boy and his life?

    By Dawn on 11.14.2011