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Igor Stravinsky:

The Firebird

Igor Stravinsky based his ballet The Firebird on a Russian folk tale about an evil demon named Kashchei, who has thirteen princesses under his spell. A prince who wanders into Kashchei’s garden to hunt the Firebird winds up defeating Kashchei and freeing the princesses -- with the help of the Firebird's magic feather.

Music heard in this episode:

Stravinsky: The Firebird

Learn more about Igor Stravinsky

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This Week's Quiz

What was the favorite food of the magical Firebird?

 Bamboo Leaves

 Worms

 Grapes

 Pecans

 Golden Apples

What did the Firebird give to Prince Ivan in exchange for her freedom?

 A Diamond Ring

 A Magic Feather

 Three Wishes

 A Castle

 A Hat

With which princess did Prince Ivan fall in love?

 10

 1

 13

 5

 8

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Igor Stravinsky:

The Firebird

Igor Stravinsky based his ballet The Firebird on a Russian folk tale about an evil demon named Kashchei, who has thirteen princesses under his spell. A prince who wanders into Kashchei’s garden to hunt the Firebird winds up defeating Kashchei and freeing the princesses -- with the help of the Firebird's magic feather.

Music heard in this episode:

Stravinsky: The Firebird

Learn more about Igor Stravinsky

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What was the favorite food of the magical Firebird?

 Bamboo Leaves

 Worms

 Grapes

 Pecans

 Golden Apples

What did the Firebird give to Prince Ivan in exchange for her freedom?

 A Diamond Ring

 A Magic Feather

 Three Wishes

 A Castle

 A Hat

With which princess did Prince Ivan fall in love?

 10

 1

 13

 5

 8

 

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