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Edvard Grieg:

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:

Grieg: Peer Gynt - Morning Mood
Williams: E.T. - Flying Theme
Purcell: The Indian Queen
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Beethoven: Egmont
Schubert: Rosamunde
Copland: Our Town
Grieg: Peer Gynt - In the Hall of the Mountain King

Learn more about Edvard Grieg

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This Week's Quiz

Which piece of incidental music did Felix Mendelssohn write?

 The Indian Queen

 A Midsummer Nights Dream

 Hary Janos

 Rhapsody in Blue

Edvard Grieg composed incidental music for which play?

 Romeo and Juliet

 Peer Gynt

 Our Town

 Cinderella

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

 True

 False

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Edvard Grieg:

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:

Grieg: Peer Gynt - Morning Mood
Williams: E.T. - Flying Theme
Purcell: The Indian Queen
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Beethoven: Egmont
Schubert: Rosamunde
Copland: Our Town
Grieg: Peer Gynt - In the Hall of the Mountain King

Learn more about Edvard Grieg

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Which piece of incidental music did Felix Mendelssohn write?

 The Indian Queen

 A Midsummer Nights Dream

 Hary Janos

 Rhapsody in Blue

Edvard Grieg composed incidental music for which play?

 Romeo and Juliet

 Peer Gynt

 Our Town

 Cinderella

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

 True

 False

 

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