Firsts for the New Year

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Who wrote the first symphony? When was the conductor’s baton first used? Get the answers to these and other “first” questions this week as Classics for Kids celebrates the new year.

Music used within the program:
Haydn: String Quartet No. 1
Sammartini: Symphony in F
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
Paganini: Caprice No. 24
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Beethoven: Rage Over a Lost Penny
Lully: Minuet
Mozart: Symphony No. 39