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Franz Schubert
Marche Militaire

 

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Schubert: Marche Militaire

Marches Not Written for Bands and Parades

Even though Schubert's Marche Militaire has the word "march" in the title, it was never actually meant for anyone to march to. Several other composers wrote march music without bands or parades in mind.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. In which opera does the Triumphal March appear?

The Magic Flute

William Tell

Aida

Carmen


2.Who wrote the opera Lohengrin, which contains the traditional wedding march?

Johannes Brahms

Georges Bizet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Richard Wagner


3. Who wrote the music for the movie Raiders of the Lost Ark?

George Gershwin

John Williams

William Grant Still

Aaron Copland


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