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 Women Composers

Fanny Mendelssohn, Felix Mendelssohn's older sister, was a talented pianist and composer. So was Clara Schumann, wife of composer Robert Schumann. Also featured: music of Elizabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre, Cecile Chaminade, Germaine Tailleferre, Hildegard von Bingen, Amy Beach, and Thea Musgrave.   [MORE]


Teachers - Classics for Kids' lesson plans, including new sets based on Robert Schumann's "The Happy Farmer," can help your students learn about Musical Form, Steady Beat and more. Among the skills developed are Analyzing, Moving, Listening, and Performing. Download the lessons and materials for your classroom today.

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