Poetry and Sound Effects in 'Spring'

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Saturday, April 12, 2014

Spring in Central Park. Spring in Central Park. (Asterio Tecson/flickr)

Each section of Antonio Vivaldi’s famous piece, The Four Seasons, is based on a poem, although no one knows who wrote them. We do know about the composition, however. This week on Classics for Kids, hear how Vivaldi uses music to illustrate springtime.

Music used within the program:

"Spring" from The Four Seasons

 

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