Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
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New York, NY 10027-5788

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Access Orpheus Online

Welcome to our virtual classroom!

Educators and students of all ages are invited to explore our Access Orpheus study guides and playlists.

Learn about the music we perform through the lens of the composers and the historical events that helped shape their creations.

Music from the 1918 Flu Pandemic

Learn how composers Maurice Ravel, Gabriel Fauré, and Igor Stravinsky struggled, survived, and made music during the difficult years of World War I, the Russian Revolution, and the 1918 Influenza Pandemic.

This playlist of music written or orchestrated in 1918 and 1919 features some of Orpheus’ favorite recordings, including selections from our Grammy-award-winning album Stravinsky: Shadow Dances.

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