The Life of Georg Philipp Telemann

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Saturday, March 05, 2016

Georg Philipp Telemann taught himself to composer at a young age. Though he studied to become a minister and later a mathematician, his musical talents could not be suppressed. He eventually wrote more pieces of music than any other classical composer. Learn about the life of this prolific musician this week on Classics for Kids.

 

Program Playlist (all works by Telemann):

Don Quichotte

Tafelmusic: Menuet

Concerto in B-Flat

Der Tag des Gerichts

Trumpet Concerto in D

Orpheus

Polish Concerto

Water Music: Turbulent Aeolus

Alster Overture

Gigue from Suite in D

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