Mediation from Thais by Massenet

Méditation (Thaïs) by Jules Massenet (1842-1912) “Méditation” (pronounced: [meditasjɔ̃]) is a symphonic intermezzo from the opera Thaïs by French composer Jules Massenet. The piece is written for solo violin and orchestra. The opera premiered at the Opéra Garnier in Paris on March 16, 1894. The Méditation is an instrumental entr’acte (between the acts) performed between …

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Camp Of The Gypsies by Franz Behr

Camp Of The Gypsies Op 424 No 3 by Franz Behr (1837-1898) Behr was a prolific, but minor, and now almost forgotten, German composer of songs and salon pieces for piano. Behr was popular at one time, and many of his works were published (his opus numbers reached at least 582, with Royal Gavotte). His …

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Ode to Joy (Arpeggios) by Ludwig van Beethoven

Grade 1- Easy Ode to Joy- Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Romantic Period Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. The crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential composers of all time.