The Comedians Suite

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Saturday, May 09, 2015

Performers at Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey Circus Performers at Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey Circus (Courtesy of the artist)

Kabalevsky’s Comedians Suite is based on a play about traveling actors who went from town to town putting on a show — a lot like the circus. Some of the music actually sounds like a circus, especially "The Galop." You can hear it this week on Classics for Kids.

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Kabalevsky: The Comedians

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