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Ralph Vaughan Williams
Fantasia on Greensleeves

About Ralph Vaughan Williams

Ralph Vaughan Williams was one of the most important 20th century English composers. He spent years traveling the country collecting English folk songs, writing them down, and publishing them. Many of those melodies wound up in his music.

Track list:
Vaughan Williams: The Running Set
Vaughan Williams: London Symphony
Vaughan Williams: Norfolk Rhapsody
Vaughan Williams: Folk Song Suite - Seventeen Come Sunday
Vaughan Williams: Wasps Overture
Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs - Quick march
Vaughan Williams: For All the Saints
Vaughan Williams: Tuba Concerto
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Vaughan Williams fathers family came from what country?

Scotland

Ireland

England

Wales

France


2.Who was Vaughan Williams' first music teacher?

His Father

His Mother

The Church Organist

His Grandfather

His Aunt


3. Vaughan Williams wrote a concerto for which instrument?

Tuba

Flute

Organ

Saxophone

Recorder


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