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Georges Bizet
L'Arlésienne Suite


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Bizet: L'Arlésienne Suite

Firsts for the New Year

A collection of musical firsts, including the first string quartet, the first use of trombones in a symphony, and the first professional musician to make a recording.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Who is known as the father of the symphony?

Johann Sebastian Bach

Franz Joseph Haydn

Felix Mendelssohn

Antonio Vivaldi

2.Which was the first symphony to use singers?

Mozart's Symphony #41

Beethoven's Symphony #9

Brahms' Symphony #4

3. What did Jean Baptiste Lully use to conduct?

a thin, wandlike stick

his hands

a long pole

a flag

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