George Frideric Handel

George Frideric Handel Listen ~The following are a few of Handel’s most famous works: Water Music Hallelujah Chorus from Messiah Music for the Royal Fireworks Facts your child might know:1.  Was born in Germany 2.  from the Baroque period 3.  lost his eyesight...

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach Ask your child what this song sounds like: Toccata and Fugue in D minor Bach’s influence on popular music – can you hear the similarity? Air in G String by Johann Sebastian Bach A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harem Facts your child...

Discussing: Antonio Vivaldi

Beyond the Classroom: Discussing Antonio Vivaldi The Four Seasons (Italian: Le quattro stagioni) is a set of four violin concertos by Antonio Vivaldi. Composed in 1723, The Four Seasons is Vivaldi’s best-known work, and is among the most popular pieces of...

Beyond the Classroom

The children are back in the swing of things and are enjoying a morning of music and dancing with Show & Tell!  This week the class has been discussing composers, lyricists, and musicians.  They have also listened to different music and shared what it made them...