Overtures

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Saturday, February 15, 2014

This week on Classics for Kids, learn all about overtures. Some are attached to operas and plays and some that aren’t attached to anything at all.

Music used within the program:

Jean-Baptiste Lully: Les Noces de Village Overture

Georg Philipp Telemann: Alaster Overture in F Major

Jacques Offenbach: Grand Duchess Overture

Claudio Monteverdi: L'Orfeo, Toccata L'ORFEO

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni Overture

Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont Overture

Felix Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream Overture

Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: 1812 OVERTURE

Gioachino Antonio Rossini: William Tell Overture

 

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