Traditional Classical Music for Christmas

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Saturday, December 26, 2015

Christmas Tree (Neil Merton/Flickr)

Do you know who Hansel and Gretel, Clara and Amahl are? They’re characters who come alive in some classical Christmas favorites. You can hear their music this week on Classics for Kids.

Program Details:

HANDEL: Messiah – Ev’ry Valley
HANDLE: For Unto Us
HANDLE: He Shall Feed His Flock
HANDLE: Hallelujah Chorus
HUMPERDINCK: Hansel and Gretel – Opening and Evening Prayer
MENOTTI: Amahl and the Night Visitors – Shepherds’ Dance
MENOTTI: This is my Box
MENOTTI: Do You Really Want to Go?
TCHAIKOVSKY: Nutcracker – Russian Dance

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