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Our Top 5 Musical Families

This week we've been listening to musical families, and boy are there a lot. Most of our focus has remained on musical performers, but even the beginning student of Music History knows that there are plenty of families of composers as well.  Here are some of our favorites. Did we miss any? Let us know in the comments below.

 

7 Responses to Our Top 5 Musical Families

  1. Michael Schnittman says:

    Bill’s quote that “Insanity is inherited; you get it from your children.” which he attributed to Bill Cosby is not correct. The quote is from Sam Levenson, a humorist of the 1950′s and ’60′s.

    But, I still enjoy his program.

    Mike

  2. SJ Murray says:

    The Britten documentary, A Time There Was, is avaialable on YouTube:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvTIkr25agE

  3. Hazal says:

    How could any of this be better stated? It codltn’u.

    • Meow says:

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  4. gary says:

    why can’t I see the current playlists online?

  5. gary says:

    why can’tI see this week’s playlist online?

  6. Mona Stern says:

    Two whole weeks of Schostakovich! What an abundance of blessings!

    Thanks so much.

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