Grade 1

Duration: 6:25

The Battle of Marathon took place in September 490 BC on the plain of Marathon and was fought between the Athenians and the Persians. The battle was the end of the first attempt by Persia, under King Darius I, to conquer Greece. 


All original material by Luke McMillan

Mvt. 1: The Glory of Athens

Mvt. 2: Arrival of the Persians

Mvt. 3: The Battle

Mvt. 4: Race to Athens


The material in this show is all original and public domain. All performance and recording licenses are included with this show.

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