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Georges Bizet:

Firsts for the New Year

A collection of musical firsts, including the first string quartet, the first use of trombones in a symphony, and the first professional musician to make a recording.

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Learn more about Georges Bizet

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This Week's Quiz

Who is known as the father of the symphony?

 Johann Sebastian Bach

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 Felix Mendelssohn

 Antonio Vivaldi

Which was the first symphony to use singers?

 Mozart's Symphony #41

 Beethoven's Symphony #9

 Brahms' Symphony #4

What did Jean Baptiste Lully use to conduct?

 a thin, wandlike stick

 his hands

 a long pole

 a flag

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Georges Bizet:

Firsts for the New Year

A collection of musical firsts, including the first string quartet, the first use of trombones in a symphony, and the first professional musician to make a recording.

Music heard in this episode:

Learn more about Georges Bizet

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Who is known as the father of the symphony?

 Johann Sebastian Bach

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 Felix Mendelssohn

 Antonio Vivaldi

Which was the first symphony to use singers?

 Mozart's Symphony #41

 Beethoven's Symphony #9

 Brahms' Symphony #4

What did Jean Baptiste Lully use to conduct?

 a thin, wandlike stick

 his hands

 a long pole

 a flag

 

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