Back to School: August Top Ten

August 15, 2014 at 10:43 am Leave a comment

Ready for the new school year? Cool off and start the semester off right with these great classics:

10. Sigmund Romberg: The Student Prince

9. John Corigliano: Etude Fantasy   (etude means study)

8. Arnold Schoenberg: Erwatung (Expectation)   (2nd Viennese School)

7. Carl Orff:  Carmina Burana (original latin texts, song of morals)

6. Emile Waldteufel: Estudiantina Valse (Band of Students waltz)

5. Maurice Ravel: L’Enfant et les sortileges: Arithmetic Song

4. JS Bach: Anna Magdalena Notebook

3. Johannes Brahms: Academic Festival Overture

2. Samuel Barber: School for Scandal Overture 

and the Number One “back to school” classical selection?

1. Franz Joseph Haydn:  Symphony #55 “Schoolmaster”!


Listen for these and much more throughout the month on KMFA!

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