Musical Sleigh Rides

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Saturday, January 11, 2014

Sleigh Ride (millerm217/flickr)

In the old days, if you wanted to travel in the winter the best way to go was by horse-drawn sleigh. This week on Classics for Kids, take some musical sleigh rides and learn all about Sergei Prokofiev’s "Troika" from the Lt. Kije Suite.

Music used within the program:

Frederick Delius: Sleigh Ride

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: German Dance #3

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride

Jacques Ibert: "Sleigh Ride" from Petite Suite

Sergei Prokofiev: "Troika" from Lt. Kije Suite


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