I’m trying to do a directed education via YouTube.
Lots of documentaries on there.
I’ve chosen History of Music as the first topic I want to learn about. Watching a documentary and then a symphony each day. Most of the symphonies (Brahms, Bethoven, etc) don’t do it for me. Give me Hans Zimmer’s or Murray Gold or John Williams movie soundtracks any day of the week.
But I watch the actual musicians while they play and that’s pretty interesting, and some of the conductors are a hoot, like Gustavo Dudamel - especially his Dvorkak’s ninth symphony. (