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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov:

Composer Teachers and their Students

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov spent years as a professor at the St. Petersburg Conservatory. Many of his students became famous composers themselves: Anatol Liadov, Alexander Glazunov, and Igor Stravinsky. A lot of famous composers studied with each other.

Music heard in this episode:

Liadov: Polonaise
Glazunov: Violin Concerto
Stravinsky: Petrouchka
Respighi: Pines of Rome
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto #4
Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
Haydn: Symphony #44
Mozart: Symphony #25
Hummel: Piano Sonata #4
Beethoven: Symphony #1
Salieri: La Veneziana Symphony
Schubert: Symphony #4
Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar Concerto #1
Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark

Learn more about Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Who studied with Rimsky-Korsakov?

 Piotr Tchaikovsky

 Alexander Glazunov

 Sergei Prokofiev

 Modest Mussorgsky

Who learned to compose from his father?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Aaron Copland

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Claude Debussy

 Franz Liszt

Who learned to write film music from Castelnuovo-Tedesco?

 Aaron Copland

 Leonard Bernstein

 Sergie Prokofiev

 John Williams

 Bernard Herrmann

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov:

Composer Teachers and their Students

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov spent years as a professor at the St. Petersburg Conservatory. Many of his students became famous composers themselves: Anatol Liadov, Alexander Glazunov, and Igor Stravinsky. A lot of famous composers studied with each other.

Music heard in this episode:

Liadov: Polonaise
Glazunov: Violin Concerto
Stravinsky: Petrouchka
Respighi: Pines of Rome
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto #4
Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
Haydn: Symphony #44
Mozart: Symphony #25
Hummel: Piano Sonata #4
Beethoven: Symphony #1
Salieri: La Veneziana Symphony
Schubert: Symphony #4
Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Guitar Concerto #1
Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark

Learn more about Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Who studied with Rimsky-Korsakov?

 Piotr Tchaikovsky

 Alexander Glazunov

 Sergei Prokofiev

 Modest Mussorgsky

Who learned to compose from his father?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Aaron Copland

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Claude Debussy

 Franz Liszt

Who learned to write film music from Castelnuovo-Tedesco?

 Aaron Copland

 Leonard Bernstein

 Sergie Prokofiev

 John Williams

 Bernard Herrmann

 

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