Posts filed under: composer

Books These are some of my favorite composer books. This is a non-traditional version of composer biographies. You won’t be able to put it down! And these books are just adorable! They are chock-full of great biographical information, and there are...
These Orff books are really helpful, whether or not have had Orff training. They are often great about giving you the play-by-play lesson plans – with active, hands-on learning. Jeff Kriske & Randy DeLelles have several great books. I especially...
by Sergei Prokofiev Recording of instruments / character themes Solos of instruments (no narration) – maestroclassics.com Narrated by Lina Prokofiev – Amazon  |  iTunes Narrated by Sir John Gielgud – Amazon  |  iTunes Narrated by Leonard Bernstein – Amazon  |  iTunes...
by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Resources 1st grade lessons 2nd grade lessons “March” – form worksheet Nutcracker DVDs Recording – CD / MP3 – maestroclassics.com The story classicalmusic.com 5 minute synopsis on youtube Links more orchestra books Orchestra resources Zin Zin Zin...
Lyrics Be kind to your web-footed friends For a duck may be somebody’s mother, Be kind to your friends in the swamp Where the weather is always damp. You may think that this is the end, Well it is! This...