While Haydn may be considered the Father of the Symphony, Beethoven’s symphonies are perhaps the most well-known — and groundbreaking — symphonies of all time.

In today’s episode of Busy Kids Love Music, we are going to learn more about each of these symphonies and learn more about the famous and flawed composer himself as we do.

Links Mentioned in this Episode

Episode 11: The Symphony

Listening Calendar for Episode 12

Musical Samples You’ll Hear in this Episode:

Symphony No. 3 in F Major (Brahms)

Symphony No.1 (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 2 (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 3 “Eroica” (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 4 (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 5 (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 6 “Pastorale” (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 7, Second Movement (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 8 (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 9, Fourth Movement (Beethoven)

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