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Franz Schubert:

About Franz Schubert

Franz Schubert's father expected his son to be a teacher in the school that he ran. But Schubert didn't last long at that job -- he was much more interested in writing music than paying attention to a classroom full of kids.

Music heard in this episode:

Schubert: Marche Militaire
Schubert: String Quartet #10
Schubert: Mass in B Flat
Schubert: Symphony #1
Schubert: Symphony #8 “Unfinished”
Schubert: Rosamunde
Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy
Schubert: Death and the Maiden Quartet

Learn more about Franz Schubert

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Schubert's father wanted him to be a

 lawyer

 doctor

 teacher

 butcher

The most famous symphony by Schubert is called

 Unfinished Symphony

 Choral Symphony

 Italian Symphony

 Jupiter Symphony

Friends of Schubert held parties at which his music was performed. These were called

 concertinas

 recitatives

 Schubertiades

 operettas

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Franz Schubert:

About Franz Schubert

Franz Schubert's father expected his son to be a teacher in the school that he ran. But Schubert didn't last long at that job -- he was much more interested in writing music than paying attention to a classroom full of kids.

Music heard in this episode:

Schubert: Marche Militaire
Schubert: String Quartet #10
Schubert: Mass in B Flat
Schubert: Symphony #1
Schubert: Symphony #8 “Unfinished”
Schubert: Rosamunde
Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy
Schubert: Death and the Maiden Quartet

Learn more about Franz Schubert

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Schubert's father wanted him to be a

 lawyer

 doctor

 teacher

 butcher

The most famous symphony by Schubert is called

 Unfinished Symphony

 Choral Symphony

 Italian Symphony

 Jupiter Symphony

Friends of Schubert held parties at which his music was performed. These were called

 concertinas

 recitatives

 Schubertiades

 operettas

 

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