Roll Over Beethoven

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Beethoven seems to be the source of more musical jokes than any other composer. This week on Classics for Kids, hear some funny stories about Beethoven and listen to some very interesting takes on his music.

Music used within the program:

Chuck Berry: "Roll Over Beethoven"

Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band: "A Fifth of Beethoven"

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

The Beatles: "Help!"

Ludwig van Beethoven: Minuet in G

Ludwig van Beethoven: Moonlight Sonata in "You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown"