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COMPOSER TIMELINE

COMPOSER TIMELINE
Check the Classics for Kids Composer Timeline to find out what was happening in the world when Schubert was composing his music.

WHAT'S IT LIKE TO BE A SINGER?

WHAT'S IT LIKE TO BE A SINGER?
Opera singer Denyce Graves performs a wide range of repertoire. In additon to opera arias, her recitals include German Lieder, French mélodie, and English art song, as well as the popular music of Broadway musicals, jazz and American spirituals. She tells us what it is like to be a performer. Currently,

MUSIC OF THE CLASSICAL ERA

MUSIC OF THE CLASSICAL ERA
The term "classical" is often used to describe music that is not rock, pop, jazz or another style. However, there is also a Classical era in music history that includes compositions written from about 1750 to 1825. Learn about the music and composers from this time, including Schubert, in our special web-only program about the Classical era.

LESSON PLANS

LESSON PLANS
Teachers - Classics for Kids' lesson plans, including sets based on Vivaldi's Spring and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, can help your students learn about Rhythm, Melody, Form, Expression and more. Among the skills developed are Singing, Moving, Listening, Performing and relating music to poetry. Get them for your classroom today.

CFK Podcast  Classics for Kids Goes Mobile
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