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Dmitri Kabalevsky:

Incidental Music

Incidental music creates a mood, or illustrates the action for what is going on in a play, movie or television show.

Music heard in this episode:

Kabalevsky: Galop from The Comedians
Williams: E.T. - Flying Theme
Purcell: The Indian Queen
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Beethoven: Egmont
Schubert: Rosamunde
Copland: Our Town
Kabalevsky: Galop from The Comedians

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This Week's Quiz

Which piece of incidental music did Felix Mendelssohn write?

 The Indian Queen

 A Midsummers Night Dream

 Hary Janos

 Rhapsody in Blue

Dmitri Kabalevsky composed incidental music for which play?

 Romeo and Juliet

 Peer Gynt

 Our Town

 The Inventor and the Comedians

 Our Town

Incidental music has been written for movies such as ET and Our Town.

 True

 False

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Dmitri Kabalevsky:

Incidental Music

Incidental music creates a mood, or illustrates the action for what is going on in a play, movie or television show.

Music heard in this episode:

Kabalevsky: Galop from The Comedians
Williams: E.T. - Flying Theme
Purcell: The Indian Queen
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Beethoven: Egmont
Schubert: Rosamunde
Copland: Our Town
Kabalevsky: Galop from The Comedians

Learn more about Dmitri Kabalevsky

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Which piece of incidental music did Felix Mendelssohn write?

 The Indian Queen

 A Midsummers Night Dream

 Hary Janos

 Rhapsody in Blue

Dmitri Kabalevsky composed incidental music for which play?

 Romeo and Juliet

 Peer Gynt

 Our Town

 The Inventor and the Comedians

 Our Town

Incidental music has been written for movies such as ET and Our Town.

 True

 False

 

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