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Dmitri Kabalevsky
"Galop" from The Comedians

 

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Kabalevsky: The Comedians

The Comedians Suite

After Dmitri Kabalevsky wrote music for a play called The Inventor and the Comedians, he put selections from that music into a concert suite called The Comedians. Listen to what's going on in that suite.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. The word xylophone comes from what language?

French

German

Greek

Italian


2.Which is NOT a part of The Comedians Suite?

Gavotte

March

Galop

Minuet


3. A musical suite is a collection of pieces from an opera, ballet or play rearranged for concert performance.

True

False


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