The history of parody music from the 1700's to the Youtube parodies of today.

From Mozart to Weird Al: The Evolution of Parody Sound Field

Premiered June 12, 2019
From Mozart to Weird Al: The Evolution of Parody

"Weird Al" Yankovic might be the first person to come to mind when you think of parody music, but did you know that composers like Bach, Mozart, and Satie have been parodying each other's work for centuries?

About the Program

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Arthur Buckner and Linda Diaz are accomplished musicians and music teachers exploring the music theory, production, history and culture behind our favorite songs and musical styles.

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