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  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


 What's a Rondo?


Rondo is an Italian word that means round. A rondo is an instrumental form with a refrain that keeps coming back. Unlike the verses of a song, though, the music in a rondo changes between each repetition of the refrain.   [MORE]



THE CLASSICAL PERIOD

THE CLASSICAL PERIOD
Composers are influenced by the times in which they lived and the work of other composers around them. We now organize classical music into periods. Mozart composed during the time now referred to as the Classical Period. Listen to a special web program about this musical era.

VIDEO GAMES

VIDEO GAMES
Did you know there are video games that can help you learn more about music? Check out our list of musical video games.

LISTEN TOGETHER

LISTEN TOGETHER
Classics for Kids features a variety of classical music selections. Kids pick some favorites and listen to them with your family.

LESSON PLANS

LESSON PLANS
Teachers - Classics for Kids' lesson plans, including plans based on music by Mozart and Holst can help your students learn about music and more. Download the FREE lessons and materials for your classroom today.

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