Supersonic

With the London Symphony Orchestra

The London Symphony Orchestra Youth Choir

Documentary, 1 x 15′, 2007

This co-production between the London Symphony Orchestra and Teacher’s TV is an introduction to the orchestra, its instruments and history. The layout of the orchestra and its various sections are shown with brief demonstrations of some of the instruments, and an interview with composer Paul Rissmann on his specially composed piece ‘Supersonic’, written to introduce the orchestra to KS2 children. The piece is performed by the LSO, and is accompanied by members of the LSO Youth Choir singing lyrics and doing simple body percussion.

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