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"Troika" from the Lt. KijÚ Suite
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.
1. What instrument imitated bells and horses hooves in Jacques Ibert's musical sleighride?
2.Who took the sleighride in Prokofiev's Troika?
A young student
His piano teacher
3. What instrument joins in the sleighride?
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