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Dmitri Kabalevsky:

About Dmitri Kabalevsky

By the time Dmitri Kabalevsky was 14, the Russian Revolution had turned his country into a communist state. In spite of the Soviet Union's control over artists of all kinds, Kabalevsky managed to make a successful career as a composer.

Music heard in this episode:

Kabalevsky: Rhapsody on School Years
Kabalevsky: Pathetique Overture
Kabalevsky: Prelude #16
Kabalevsky: Sonatina #2
Kabalevsky: Symphony #2
Kabalevsky: Violin Concerto
Kabalevsky: Cello Concerto
Kabalevsky: Piano Concerto #1
Kabalevsky: Colas Breugnon Overture
Kabalevsky: Galop from The Comedians

Learn more about Dmitri Kabalevsky

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What country did Kabalevsky come from?

 France

 Germany

 Italy

 Russia

Kabalevsky liked to work with children and write music for them.

 True

 False

At what school did Kabalevsky study and teach?

 The Juilliard School

 Paris Conservatory

 St. Petersburg Conservatory

 Moscow Conservatory

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Dmitri Kabalevsky:

About Dmitri Kabalevsky

By the time Dmitri Kabalevsky was 14, the Russian Revolution had turned his country into a communist state. In spite of the Soviet Union's control over artists of all kinds, Kabalevsky managed to make a successful career as a composer.

Music heard in this episode:

Kabalevsky: Rhapsody on School Years
Kabalevsky: Pathetique Overture
Kabalevsky: Prelude #16
Kabalevsky: Sonatina #2
Kabalevsky: Symphony #2
Kabalevsky: Violin Concerto
Kabalevsky: Cello Concerto
Kabalevsky: Piano Concerto #1
Kabalevsky: Colas Breugnon Overture
Kabalevsky: Galop from The Comedians

Learn more about Dmitri Kabalevsky

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What country did Kabalevsky come from?

 France

 Germany

 Italy

 Russia

Kabalevsky liked to work with children and write music for them.

 True

 False

At what school did Kabalevsky study and teach?

 The Juilliard School

 Paris Conservatory

 St. Petersburg Conservatory

 Moscow Conservatory

 

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