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Robert Schumann:

All in the Musical Family

Robert and Clara Schumann were a husband and wife musician/composer team. But theirs was not the only family in which musician were linked by marriage. Others include Dvorak/Suk, Wagner/Liszt, Mozart/Weber, and the Bachs.

Music heard in this episode:

Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 1
Suk: Serenade for Strings
Liszt / Wagner: Lohengrin
Mozart: Magic Flute Overture
Weber: Freischütz Overture
Francis Xavier Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 2
Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
JS Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Johann Michael Bach: Cantata Introduction
CPE Bach: Oboe Concerto
JC Bach: Grand Overture No. 1
Schumann: Album for the Young – Reaper Song

Learn more about Robert Schumann

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This Week's Quiz

Who was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's teacher?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Leopold Mozart

 Carl Maria von Weber

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 Robert Schumann

How long was the Bach family in the music business?

 Two generations

 100 years

 Four decades

 300 years

 75 years

Which composer married into a musical family?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Aaron Copland

 Richard Wagner

 Antonio Vivaldi

 Felix Mendelssohn

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Robert Schumann:

All in the Musical Family

Robert and Clara Schumann were a husband and wife musician/composer team. But theirs was not the only family in which musician were linked by marriage. Others include Dvorak/Suk, Wagner/Liszt, Mozart/Weber, and the Bachs.

Music heard in this episode:

Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 1
Suk: Serenade for Strings
Liszt / Wagner: Lohengrin
Mozart: Magic Flute Overture
Weber: Freischütz Overture
Francis Xavier Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 2
Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
JS Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Johann Michael Bach: Cantata Introduction
CPE Bach: Oboe Concerto
JC Bach: Grand Overture No. 1
Schumann: Album for the Young – Reaper Song

Learn more about Robert Schumann

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Who was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's teacher?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Leopold Mozart

 Carl Maria von Weber

 Franz Joseph Haydn

 Robert Schumann

How long was the Bach family in the music business?

 Two generations

 100 years

 Four decades

 300 years

 75 years

Which composer married into a musical family?

 Ludwig van Beethoven

 Aaron Copland

 Richard Wagner

 Antonio Vivaldi

 Felix Mendelssohn

 

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