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Listen to special web programs about periods in music history.

Bach, Vivaldi, Telemann and Handel compose highly decorated and elaborate melodies.

Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven compose works of order and balance.

Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schubert and Schumann compose boundless depictions of nature scenes and feelings.

Debussy, Ravel and others compose music of mystery, magic and wonder.

Prokofiev, Stravinksy and others write the music of the 20th century - and beyond!

Women Composers
Here is a special program about women composers.

The Music of Freedom
The songs that helped the slaves escape to the north, as well as others that celebrate freedom.

Jazz is a uniquely American form of music. Find links to kid-friendly jazz websites and terrific Classics for Kids® programs featuring jazz.

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