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Felix Mendelssohn:

A Midsummer Night's Dream

When Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn put on Shakespeare's comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream to entertain their family, the two of them played all the characters! Mendelssohn's music for A Midsummer Night's Dream illustrates many of the characters and situations in the play.

Music heard in this episode:

Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture

Learn more about Felix Mendelssohn

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This Week's Quiz

Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream contains two types of characters. One is human beings. What is the other?

 animals

 gnomes

 spacemen

 hobbits

 fairies

Scherzo is Italian for what word?

 dance

 joke

 sad

 food

 book

A Midsummer Night's Dream includes what event?

 A Birthday Party

 A Dinner

 A Concert

 A Wedding

 A Swim Party

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Felix Mendelssohn:

A Midsummer Night's Dream

When Felix and Fanny Mendelssohn put on Shakespeare's comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream to entertain their family, the two of them played all the characters! Mendelssohn's music for A Midsummer Night's Dream illustrates many of the characters and situations in the play.

Music heard in this episode:

Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture

Learn more about Felix Mendelssohn

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream contains two types of characters. One is human beings. What is the other?

 animals

 gnomes

 spacemen

 hobbits

 fairies

Scherzo is Italian for what word?

 dance

 joke

 sad

 food

 book

A Midsummer Night's Dream includes what event?

 A Birthday Party

 A Dinner

 A Concert

 A Wedding

 A Swim Party

 

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