Music Selections for Open Your Ears

Thursday, November 7, 2019 | 10:30 am | Ohio Theatre
Andrés Lopera, conductor

Framed by the children’s book, What Charlie Heard, by Mordicai Gerstein, the story of the American composer Charles Ives will also introduce students to a variety of composers.

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Music files are for educational use only and may not be repurposed. 



Country Band March
Composer: Charles Ives

Overture to William Tell
Composer: Gioacchino Rossini

Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Op. 61
Composer: Camille Saint-Saëns
Joanna Frankel, violin

Orange Blossom Special
ARR: Robert Wendel

Kenny Sidle and Friends: Old-Time Fiddling
Kenny Sidle, fiddle

Semper Fidelis
Composer: John Philip Sousa

Thunder and Lightning Polka, Op. 324
Composer: Johann Strauss, Jr.

Simple Gifts

Variations on a Shaker Melody” from Appalachian Spring
Composer: Aaron Copland

Fugue in G Minor (“Little”)
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach/Lucien Cailliet

Allegro giocoso from Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98
Composer: Johannes Brahms

Wedding March” from A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 61
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn

Symphony #2, Finale
Composer: Charles Ives




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