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Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2: Movement 1

Duration: 5:50
Composed in 1721 (Baroque Period)
Performed by Capella Istropolitana; Bohdan Warchal, conductor


Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 8: Movement 2

Duration: 3:50
Composed in 1812 (Classical Period)
Performed by Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia; Bela Drahos, conductor


Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 5: First Movement

Duration: 7:14
Composed in 1807 (Classical Period)
Performed by Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia; Béla Drahos, conductor


Georges Bizet

L'Arlésienne Suite: Farandole

Duration: 3:10
Composed in 1872 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Anthony Bramall, conductor


Johannes Brahms

Hungarian Dance No. 5

Duration: 2:17
Composed in 1869 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Budapest Symphony Orchestra; István Bogár, conductor


Benjamin Britten

Simple Symphony: Playful Pizzicato

Duration: 3:17
Composed in 1934 (Modern Period)
Performed by Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Richard Studt, conductor


Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in A Major: No. 1, "Military"

Duration: 6:25
Composed in 1838 (Romantic Period)


Aaron Copland

Rodeo: Hoe-Down

Duration: 3:20
Composed in 1942 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor


Aaron Copland

Appalachian Spring: Variations on a Shaker Tune

Duration: 3:10
Composed in 1944 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor


Claude Debussy

Children's Corner Suite: Golliwog's Cakewalk

Duration: 3:07
Composed in 1908 (Impressionist Period)


Antonin Dvorák

Slavonic Dance No. 7

Duration: 3:28
Composed in 1878 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Zdenek Kosler, conductor


George Gershwin

Rhapsody in Blue: Andante

Duration: 5:34
Composed in 1924 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Richard Hayman, conductor


Edvard Grieg

The Peer Gynt Suite: In the Hall of the Mountain King

Duration: 2:37
Composed in 1875 (Romantic Period)
Performed by BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Jerzy Maksymiuk, conductor


George Frideric Handel

Water Music: Hornpipe

Duration: 2:58
Composed in 1717 (Baroque Period)
Performed by Capella Istropolitana; Bohdan Warchal, conductor


Franz Joseph Haydn

Symphony No. 94, "Surprise": Second Movement

Duration: 5:56
Composed in 1791 (Classical Period)
Performed by Camerata Cassovia; Johannes Wildner, conductor


Gustav Holst

The Planets: Jupiter

Duration: 7:57
Composed in 1914 (Modern Period)
Performed by CSR Symphony Orchestra; Adrian Leaper, conductor


Dmitri Kabalevsky

The Comedians: Galop

Duration: 1:38
Composed in 1940 (Modern Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Kenneth Jean, conductor


Zoltán Kodály

Háry János Suite: Viennese Musical Clock

Duration: 2:07
Composed in 1926 (Modern Period)
Performed by Hungarian State Orchestra; Mátyás Antal, conductor


Felix Mendelssohn

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo

Duration: 4:51
Composed in 1843 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Anthony Bramall, conductor


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Variations on "Ah vous dirai-je, maman"

Duration: 3:28
Composed in 1781 (Classical Period)


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Piano Sonata No. 11 in A: Turkish Rondo

Duration: 3:24
Composed in 1783 (Classical Period)


Modest Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade

Duration: 1:53
Composed in 1874 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Daviel Nazareth, conductor


Modest Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition: Gnomes

Duration: 2:39
Composed in 1874 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Daviel Nazareth, conductor


Jacques Offenbach

Orpheus in the Underworld: Can-Can

Duration: 4:10
Composed in 1858 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice); , conductor


Sergei Prokofiev

Lt. Kijé Suite: Troika

Duration: 2:58
Composed in 1933 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra; Andrew Mogrelia, conductor


Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Flight of the Bumblebee

Duration: 1:33
Composed in 1899 (Romantic Period)
Performed by CSR Symphony Orchestra; Anthony Bramall, conductor


Gioachino Rossini

William Tell Overture: Finale

Duration: 6:25
Composed in 1829 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Zagreb Festival Orchestra; Michael Halász, conductor


Franz Schubert

Marche Militaire

Duration: 4:52
Composed in 1822 (Romantic Period)


Robert Schumann

Album for the Young: The Happy Farmer

Duration: 0:49
Composed in 1848 (Romantic Period)


John Philip Sousa

The Stars and Stripes Forever

Duration: 3:53
Composed in 1896 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Richard Hayman and His Symphony Orchestra; Richard Hayman, conductor


Johann Strauss Jr.

Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

Duration: 2:48
Composed in 1858 (Romantic Period)
Performed by CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra; Ondrej Lenard, conductor


Igor Stravinksy

The Firebird: Infernal Dance

Duration: 4:17
Composed in 1910 (Modern Period)
Performed by BRT Philharmonic Orchestra; Alexander Rahbari, conductor


Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Nutcracker: Russian Dance

Duration: 1:06
Composed in 1891 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Ondrej Lenard, conductor


Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Nutcracker: Waltz of the Reed Pipes

Duration: 2:14
Composed in 1891 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Ondrej Lenard, conductor


Giuseppe Verdi

Aida: Triumphal March

Duration: 7:22
Composed in 1871 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Choir, Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; Oliver Dohnányi, conductor


Antonio Vivaldi

The Four Seasons: Spring

Duration: 3:33
Composed in 1723 (Baroque Period)
Performed by Capella Istropolitana; Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor


Hear The Music

Hear The Music

Hear the music featured on Classics for Kids®.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2: Movement 1

Duration: 5:50
Composed in 1721 (Baroque Period)
Performed by Capella Istropolitana; Bohdan Warchal, conductor


Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 8: Movement 2

Duration: 3:50
Composed in 1812 (Classical Period)
Performed by Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia; Bela Drahos, conductor


Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 5: First Movement

Duration: 7:14
Composed in 1807 (Classical Period)
Performed by Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia; Béla Drahos, conductor


Georges Bizet

L'Arlésienne Suite: Farandole

Duration: 3:10
Composed in 1872 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Anthony Bramall, conductor


Johannes Brahms

Hungarian Dance No. 5

Duration: 2:17
Composed in 1869 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Budapest Symphony Orchestra; István Bogár, conductor


Benjamin Britten

Simple Symphony: Playful Pizzicato

Duration: 3:17
Composed in 1934 (Modern Period)
Performed by Bournemouth Sinfonietta; Richard Studt, conductor


Frédéric Chopin

Polonaise in A Major: No. 1, "Military"

Duration: 6:25
Composed in 1838 (Romantic Period)


Aaron Copland

Rodeo: Hoe-Down

Duration: 3:20
Composed in 1942 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor


Aaron Copland

Appalachian Spring: Variations on a Shaker Tune

Duration: 3:10
Composed in 1944 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor


Claude Debussy

Children's Corner Suite: Golliwog's Cakewalk

Duration: 3:07
Composed in 1908 (Impressionist Period)


Antonin Dvorák

Slavonic Dance No. 7

Duration: 3:28
Composed in 1878 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Zdenek Kosler, conductor


George Gershwin

Rhapsody in Blue: Andante

Duration: 5:34
Composed in 1924 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Richard Hayman, conductor


Edvard Grieg

The Peer Gynt Suite: In the Hall of the Mountain King

Duration: 2:37
Composed in 1875 (Romantic Period)
Performed by BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; Jerzy Maksymiuk, conductor


George Frideric Handel

Water Music: Hornpipe

Duration: 2:58
Composed in 1717 (Baroque Period)
Performed by Capella Istropolitana; Bohdan Warchal, conductor


Franz Joseph Haydn

Symphony No. 94, "Surprise": Second Movement

Duration: 5:56
Composed in 1791 (Classical Period)
Performed by Camerata Cassovia; Johannes Wildner, conductor


Gustav Holst

The Planets: Jupiter

Duration: 7:57
Composed in 1914 (Modern Period)
Performed by CSR Symphony Orchestra; Adrian Leaper, conductor


Dmitri Kabalevsky

The Comedians: Galop

Duration: 1:38
Composed in 1940 (Modern Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Kenneth Jean, conductor


Zoltán Kodály

Háry János Suite: Viennese Musical Clock

Duration: 2:07
Composed in 1926 (Modern Period)
Performed by Hungarian State Orchestra; Mátyás Antal, conductor


Felix Mendelssohn

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo

Duration: 4:51
Composed in 1843 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Anthony Bramall, conductor


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Variations on "Ah vous dirai-je, maman"

Duration: 3:28
Composed in 1781 (Classical Period)


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Piano Sonata No. 11 in A: Turkish Rondo

Duration: 3:24
Composed in 1783 (Classical Period)


Modest Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition: Promenade

Duration: 1:53
Composed in 1874 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Daviel Nazareth, conductor


Modest Mussorgsky

Pictures at an Exhibition: Gnomes

Duration: 2:39
Composed in 1874 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Daviel Nazareth, conductor


Jacques Offenbach

Orpheus in the Underworld: Can-Can

Duration: 4:10
Composed in 1858 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice); , conductor


Sergei Prokofiev

Lt. Kijé Suite: Troika

Duration: 2:58
Composed in 1933 (Modern Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra; Andrew Mogrelia, conductor


Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Flight of the Bumblebee

Duration: 1:33
Composed in 1899 (Romantic Period)
Performed by CSR Symphony Orchestra; Anthony Bramall, conductor


Gioachino Rossini

William Tell Overture: Finale

Duration: 6:25
Composed in 1829 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Zagreb Festival Orchestra; Michael Halász, conductor


Franz Schubert

Marche Militaire

Duration: 4:52
Composed in 1822 (Romantic Period)


Robert Schumann

Album for the Young: The Happy Farmer

Duration: 0:49
Composed in 1848 (Romantic Period)


John Philip Sousa

The Stars and Stripes Forever

Duration: 3:53
Composed in 1896 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Richard Hayman and His Symphony Orchestra; Richard Hayman, conductor


Johann Strauss Jr.

Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

Duration: 2:48
Composed in 1858 (Romantic Period)
Performed by CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra; Ondrej Lenard, conductor


Igor Stravinksy

The Firebird: Infernal Dance

Duration: 4:17
Composed in 1910 (Modern Period)
Performed by BRT Philharmonic Orchestra; Alexander Rahbari, conductor


Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Nutcracker: Russian Dance

Duration: 1:06
Composed in 1891 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Ondrej Lenard, conductor


Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Nutcracker: Waltz of the Reed Pipes

Duration: 2:14
Composed in 1891 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Ondrej Lenard, conductor


Giuseppe Verdi

Aida: Triumphal March

Duration: 7:22
Composed in 1871 (Romantic Period)
Performed by Slovak Philharmonic Choir, Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; Oliver Dohnányi, conductor


Antonio Vivaldi

The Four Seasons: Spring

Duration: 3:33
Composed in 1723 (Baroque Period)
Performed by Capella Istropolitana; Stephen Gunzenhauser, conductor


 

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