Today’s episode of Busy Kids Love Music explores the symphony, which is a word that you might hear a lot but aren’t exactly sure what it means. Not only will I tell you what it means, but we’ll also learn…
- How many musicians play in a symphony orchestra
- Who is considered the Father of the Symphony
- All about the symphonic form
Today’s episode is going to prepare you for Episode 12, where we’ll be listening to and discussing Beethoven’s nine symphonies.
Links Mentioned in this Episode
Listening Calendar for Episode 11
Musical Samples You’ll Hear in this Episode:
Symphony No. 3 in F Major (Brahms)
Symphony No. 45 “Farewell” – I. Allegro Assai (Haydn)
Symphony No. 45 “Farewell” – II. Adagio (Haydn)
Symphony No. 45 “Farewell” – III. Menuetto: Allegretto (Haydn)
Symphony No. 45 “Farewell” – IV. Finale: Presto – Adagio (Haydn)
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