Classical Music

These are just some pieces that I've been sharing with my little boy--sort of a "greatest hits" list.    

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Ages: 6 - 18
Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
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Mikhail Fokine's choreography for the Polovtsian Dances by Borodin, as performed by the Kirov Opera and Ballet under Valery Gergiev. From PRINCE IGOR, available on DVD from Philips. (6:09)
May 15, 2009 at 11:17 AM
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Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by J.S. Bach
From YouTube, produced by Kurt Ison/Christopher Hayles
Organist Kurt Ison performs one of the most famous organ pieces in Sydney Town Hall.  Edited and produced by Christopher Hayles, 2002.  Video shows the organist performing as well as the enormous organ of the hall.  9:57.
October 5, 2010 at 03:17 PM
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Beethoven Symphony No. 5, 1st Movement
From YouTube, produced by Arturo Toscanini/NBC Symphony
Telecast March 22, 1952 from Carnegie Hall, New York City.  Toscanini conducts the NBC Symphony Orchestra playing the first movement of Beethoven's famous Symphony Number 5.  (06:07)
October 5, 2010 at 12:31 PM
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Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik
From YouTube, produced by New Trinity Baroque
This is a live video of New Trinity Baroque, Atlanta's leading period instrument orchestra, performing Mozart's masterpiece, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" ("A Little Night Music") at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church on September 2, 2006. The orchestra i... [more]
July 11, 2009 at 06:34 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
Tschaikovsky, 1812 Overture (Finale)
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This is Tschaikovsky's famous 1812 Overture Finale, with the cannons shots and a choir.  The orchestra/conductor are unknown.  The video is simply photos, paintings, and statues of Tschaikovsky while the overture plays.  4:10.
October 5, 2010 at 01:35 PM
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The Hallelujah Chorus from Handel's Messiah
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The Hallelujah Chorus from Handel's Messiah; source unknown.  The words are displayed on screen as the various inspirational photos and videos play.  3:59.
October 5, 2010 at 01:19 PM
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