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Japanese: オーケストラ


Type: Music
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: 2008
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Source: Original
Theme: MusicMusic
Duration: 6 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 5.081 (scored by 374374 users)
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Ranked: N/A2
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Popularity: #14693
Members: 661
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When an artist seeks to visualize a musical number, they can fulfill the desire by producing an animation to accompany the sound and rhythm. In this sequence, an assembly of wavy lines metamorphose to Ludwig van Beethoven's "Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36 - IV. Allegro molto," as performed by an orchestra. The lines seamlessly transform into many shapes and objects—such as musicians, instruments, animals, angels, and demons. This phantasmagoria is a true spectacle for the eyes and ears.

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The independently produced Orchestra was screened at over 20 different film festivals and won awards for its animation.

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Okuda, Masaki
Director, Editing
Okawara, Ryo
Director, Editing


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Oct 10, 2017
Rate an 8
Art piece (no vocals)

Special/Important note: Music can bring passion. At least the great ones do. What comes with passion depends. It may be anger, sadness or in this case some sex. Yep, that rating you see of ‘G’ is wrong. I can see this as pg-13 and maybe ‘R’ but not ‘g’ for all ages. I state pg-13 because the art doesn’t announce the fact but enough detail is there to see the act. Sure, an educated mind fills in the rest but it is there. And no, it is not a onetime event.
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