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Lt. KijÚ Suite

 

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Prokofiev: Lt. KijÚ Suite

Musical Sleigh Rides

Prokofiev was not the only classical composer to paint a musical portrait of a sleigh ride on a snowy day. Listen as we take you through several other examples of this frosty form of transportation.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. What instrument imitated bells and horses hooves in Jacques Ibert's musical sleighride?

Harp

Piano

Violin

Trumpet

Xylophone


2.Who took the sleighride in Prokofiev's Troika?

A young student

His piano teacher

The President

The Tsar

Lt. Kije


3. What instrument joins in the sleighride?

Violin

Cello

Bassoon

Viola

Triangle


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