Robert Schumann

Learn more about Schumann

More shows about Schumann

Return to past shows list

Download this month's activity sheet

Robert Schumann
Album for the Young


Download

Hear the Music!
Schumann: Album for the Young

All in the Musical Family

Robert and Clara Schumann were a husband and wife musician/composer team. But theirs was not the only family in which musician were linked by marriage. Others include Dvorak/Suk, Wagner/Liszt, Mozart/Weber, and the Bachs.

Track list:
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance No. 1
Suk: Serenade for Strings
Liszt / Wagner: Lohengrin
Mozart: Magic Flute Overture
Weber: Freischütz Overture
Francis Xavier Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 2
Leopold Mozart: Trumpet Concerto
JS Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Johann Michael Bach: Cantata Introduction
CPE Bach: Oboe Concerto
JC Bach: Grand Overture No. 1
Schumann: Album for the Young – Reaper Song

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. Who was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's teacher?

Ludwig van Beethoven

Leopold Mozart

Carl Maria von Weber

Franz Joseph Haydn

Robert Schumann


2.How long was the Bach family in the music business?

Two generations

100 years

Four decades

300 years

75 years


3. Which composer married into a musical family?

Ludwig van Beethoven

Aaron Copland

Richard Wagner

Antonio Vivaldi

Felix Mendelssohn


This Week's Show | Past Shows | Hear the Music | Games | Instruments of the Orchestra
Musical Dictionary | Schedule & Stations | Events | Links | Talk to Us | Help
Teachers | Parents | About Classics for Kids | Privacy Policy | WGUC | Home
©2014, Cincinnati Public Radio, Inc.