Violin Concertos Through the Ages

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In a concerto, solo instruments get to show off in front of a larger group of instruments. This week on Classics for Kids, listen to concertos for violin by Bach, Haydn, Beethoven and other famous composers.

Music used within the program:

Vivaldi: "Autumn" from The Four Seasons

Bach: Violin Concerto in E Major

Haydn: Violin Concerto in C Major

Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E Minor

Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major

Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1

O’Connor: Fiddle Concerto

Vivaldi: "Spring" from The Four Seasons