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Let's Explore the Symphony

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Episode 49 - Let's Explore the Symphony

Episode 49: Explore the Symphony


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August 14, 2021

What is a symphony? Join Melissa Dundis and listen to different sections of a symphony on this episode of YourClassical Adventures.

Episode 49 playlist

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: 1st movement from Symphony No. 40 — The first movement of a symphony is usually fast, energizing and exciting.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No 40 - I

Ludwig van Beethoven: 2nd movement from Symphony No. 7 - The second movement is usually slow and can feel like a sadder or sweeter part of the story.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No 7 - II

Dmitri Shostakovich: Finale from Symphony No. 5 — The finale is a really fun, loud and exiting movement that finishes the symphony and allows the piece to show off its best qualities.

Dmitri Shostakovich: Finale from the Symphony No. 5

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