The Gigue Is Up

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Saturday, January 26, 2013

The gigue is up! This week, Classics for Kids explores jigs and their place in classical music history.

Music used within the program:

Irish Washerwoman

John Playford: The Queen's Jigg

Richard Reade: A Jigge ye First

Jean-Baptiste Lully: Gigue

George Frideric Handel: Gigue

Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 1

Gustav Holst: St. Paul's Suite

Claude Debussy: Images: Gigues

Johann Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue

Georg Philipp Telemann: Gigue from Suite in D