Kids Commute - BOOM Week! Wednesday

Oct 10, 2018

Today, we'll bang on some anvils with Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi!
Credit Library of Congress, 1855

Welcome to Day Three of BOOM Week on IPR's Kids Commute! This week we're listening to some big, loud, exciting pieces of music!

Today, we'll bang on some anvils and sing in the fields in the "Anvil Chorus" from the opera "Ill Trovatore" by Giuseppe Verdi.

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"Anvil Chorus"
"Il Trovatore"
Giuseppe Sinopoli/German Opera Orchestra and Chorus

Here's today's Kids Commute:

Here's a video clip of the "Anvil Chorus" performed by the Metropolitan Opera: