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Franz Joseph Haydn:

Patriotic Songs By Classical Composers

Many countries around the world have national anthems and other patriotic songs that were written by classical composers. Haydn, Elgar and Verdi are just a few you'll explore here.

Music heard in this episode:

Beethoven: God Save the King Variations
Haydn: Emperoro Quartet
Arne: Rule Britannia
Holst: I Vow to Thee, My Country
Elgar: Land of Hope and Glory
Verdi: Va Pensiero from Nabucco
Sibelius: Finlandia Hymn
Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever

Learn more about Franz Joseph Haydn

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

America - My Country Tis of Thee - borrowed its tune from what country?

 Russia

 England

 France

 Germany

 Italy

In Italy, what art form is as popular as sports?

 Ballet

 Sculpture

 Opera

 Musical Theater

 Poetry

Who wrote The Stars and Stripes Forever?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Aaron Copeland

 Johannes Brahms

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 John Phillip Sousa

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Franz Joseph Haydn:

Patriotic Songs By Classical Composers

Many countries around the world have national anthems and other patriotic songs that were written by classical composers. Haydn, Elgar and Verdi are just a few you'll explore here.

Music heard in this episode:

Beethoven: God Save the King Variations
Haydn: Emperoro Quartet
Arne: Rule Britannia
Holst: I Vow to Thee, My Country
Elgar: Land of Hope and Glory
Verdi: Va Pensiero from Nabucco
Sibelius: Finlandia Hymn
Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever

Learn more about Franz Joseph Haydn

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

America - My Country Tis of Thee - borrowed its tune from what country?

 Russia

 England

 France

 Germany

 Italy

In Italy, what art form is as popular as sports?

 Ballet

 Sculpture

 Opera

 Musical Theater

 Poetry

Who wrote The Stars and Stripes Forever?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Aaron Copeland

 Johannes Brahms

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 John Phillip Sousa

 

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