Introduce your students to some of the greatest composers and pieces in history with this series of eight lessons.
Each lesson is designed to be taught in a 20-25 minute listening introductory lesson, and then subsequently as 5 minute classroom listening warm-ups.
Focus on the people and story behind pieces the students may already have heard, but know little about.
Series 1 features:
Bach's Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Bach's Prelude No. 1 in C Major from Music for a Well Tempered Clavier
Beethoven's Symphony Number 5
Beethoven's Fur Elise
Mozart's Symphony No. 40
Mozart's Eine Klein Nachtmusik
Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man
Copland's Appalachian Spring
Includes listening worksheet for song introductory lessons.
**Please note that due to copyright restrictions, each lesson's embedded mp3 files are limited to 30 seconds. Teachers are encouraged to purchase full recordings to enhance their lessons.