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Robert Schumann:

Music for the Harvest Season

On this week’s Classics for Kids show, music for the harvest — and for fall.

Music heard in this episode:

Schumann: Album for the Young - Happy Farmer
Vivaldi: Four Seasons – Autumn
Glazunov: The Seasons
Debussy: Triumph of Bacchus
Grainger: Harvest Hymn
Thompson: The Plow That Broke the Plains – Cattle
Copland: Red Pony – Morning on the Ranch
Ginastera: Malambo
Tchaikovsky: Seasons - August
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6

Learn more about Robert Schumann

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This Week's Quiz

In Vivaldi's Four Seasons, how does the peasant celebrate the rich harvest?

 A Thanksgiving Meal

 A Party

 Giving Presents

 Taking a Nap

 Song and Dance

Who composed the music for two cowboy ballets?

 Leonard Bernstein

 Aaron Copland

 Virgil Thompson

 John Philip Sousa

 Alexander Glazunov

When is the harvest in Argentina?

 December, January and February

 September, October, November

 June, July and August

 March, April, May

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Robert Schumann:

Music for the Harvest Season

On this week’s Classics for Kids show, music for the harvest — and for fall.

Music heard in this episode:

Schumann: Album for the Young - Happy Farmer
Vivaldi: Four Seasons – Autumn
Glazunov: The Seasons
Debussy: Triumph of Bacchus
Grainger: Harvest Hymn
Thompson: The Plow That Broke the Plains – Cattle
Copland: Red Pony – Morning on the Ranch
Ginastera: Malambo
Tchaikovsky: Seasons - August
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6

Learn more about Robert Schumann

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

In Vivaldi's Four Seasons, how does the peasant celebrate the rich harvest?

 A Thanksgiving Meal

 A Party

 Giving Presents

 Taking a Nap

 Song and Dance

Who composed the music for two cowboy ballets?

 Leonard Bernstein

 Aaron Copland

 Virgil Thompson

 John Philip Sousa

 Alexander Glazunov

When is the harvest in Argentina?

 December, January and February

 September, October, November

 June, July and August

 March, April, May

 

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