The piano is such a fun instrument to learn or just listen to and sing along with. Listen to some examples that explore all the sounds a piano can make.
Episode 17 playlist
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Turkish Rondo In this piece, Mozart was trying to mimic sounds of a marching band with the piano.
LISTEN Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Turkish Rondo
Fredrich Chopin: Ballade No. 1 The composer uses a special tool at the bottom of the piano called a pedal, to make the notes blend.
LISTEN Fredrich Chopin: Ballade No. 1
Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor This is a different version of a piano, called an organ. Can you hear the difference?
LISTEN Johann Sebastian Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor
What are you curious about?