Music Made Famous in Movies

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Saturday, February 16, 2013

Classical music goes to the movies this week on Classics for Kids as host Naomi Lewin discusses pieces that are heard in Hollywood productions.

Music used within the program:

Scott Joplin: "Entertainer" 

Johann Pachelbel: "Canon"

Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4, first movement

Alfredo Catalani: La Wally, "Ebben, Ne Andro Lontano"

Richard Strauss: "Also Sprach Zarathustra"

Johann Strauss, Jr.: "On the Beautiful Blue Danube"

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21

Samuel Osborne Barber: Adagio for Strings

Richard Wagner: "Ride of the Valkyries"

Camille Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3

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