Classical Music on YouTube, K-12
The February 12, 2008, Morning Edition on NPR featured a segment on the treasure trove of newsreels, clips from old movies, videos of virtuosos, famous conductors, and much more. Here are some favorite classics linked on the Web site:

  • Artuo Toscanini conducting the NBC Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven’s 9th Symphony from 1948
  • Duet between James Brown and Luciano Pavarotti singing “It’s a Man’s World”
  • Maria Callas singing Saint-Saens’ “Samson et Dalila”
  • Jascha Heifetz playing Wieniawski’s “Polonaise No. 1”
  • Edith Piaf singing “La Vie en Rose”
  • Dudley Moore performing “Die Flabbergast”