Poppy and the Orchestra

Poppy and the Orchestra

In Poppy and the Orchestra, children will travel along with Poppy the dog as she discovers the sounds of orchestral instruments. Perfect for young music lovers and musicians!

Author:

Publisher: Walter Foster Jr

ISBN: 1633224015

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

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Go on a musical adventure to the symphony with the adorable dog, Poppy, and see as she meets new friends who introduce her to the sounds of musical instruments. With 16 buttons to push and hear, kids will love listening to the sounds of the different instruments as they follow along with the story. With colorful illustrations and a new sound to discover on each page, both kids and parents will be entertained and engaged for hours. Poppy and the Orchestra offers an opportunity to teach kids about classical music and the instruments of the orchestra. Now that is truly unique!
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Meet the Orchestra

Meet the Orchestra

Includes a FREE music CD download (a $14.99 value). Discover the instruments of the orchestra, star constellations, and Greek myths in this unique book by award-winning composer Jonathan Peters.

Author: Jonathan E. Peters

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1511986697

Category:

Page: 62

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Includes a FREE music CD download (a $14.99 value). Discover the instruments of the orchestra, star constellations, and Greek myths in this unique book by award-winning composer Jonathan Peters. Included is a downloadable music CD which received a starred review from School Library Journal, and a downloadable teacher's guide for optional classroom use. Children will enjoy hearing each instrument of the orchestra musically portray the Greek myths from many different star constellations, culminating in the finale "the night sky" performed by the entire orchestra. Read along or listen to the Greek myths as they are narrated on the downloadable CD. Following each myth are pages containing information on the instruments used to tell the story, and interesting facts about the constellations. Delight in over 70 full color images including: photographs of each instrument, illustrations of mythological characters, diagrams of star constellation with star names, and gorgeous pictures of outer space. Truly a beautiful book, appropriate for all ages!
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Using Technology with Elementary Music Approaches

Using Technology with Elementary Music Approaches

Orchestral Websites O . . on http://www.sfskids.org : The site allows the students
to listen to acoustic sound samples , discover and explore instruments , and more
. http://www.dsokids.com : The Dallas Symphony Orchestra's website is a ...

Author: Amy M. Burns

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780190055646

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 539

"Using Technology with Elementary Music Approaches is a comprehensive guide to how to integrate technology into the popular elementary music approaches of Dr. Feierabend's First Steps, Kodály, and Orff Schulwerk It also includes ideas of integrating technology with project-based learning (PBL). It is written for elementary music educators who want to utilize technology in their classrooms, or possibly fear using technology but are looking for ways to try. It also can be used by new teachers, veteran teachers, teachers with very limited technology, teachers with 1:1 devices in their music classroom, and undergraduate and graduate students"--
Categories: Education

What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know

What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know

ius|c Their sound is so important to the orchestra that there are more of them than
any other instmment. Violas ... Benjamin Britten ends his tour of the orchestra with
a fugue, in which the instruments play one after another as if singing a round.

Author: E.D. Hirsch, Jr.

Publisher: Delta

ISBN: 0307763102

Category: Education

Page: 336

View: 544

Give your child a smart start with What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know How can you help your child at home? This book answers that important question and more, offering the specific shared knowledge that thousands of parents and teachers across the nation have agreed upon for American fourth graders. Featuring illustrations throughout, a bolder, easier-to-follow format, and a thoroughly updated curriculum, What Your Fourth Grader Needs to Know is designed for parents and teachers to enjoy with children. Hundreds of thousands of students have benefited from the Core Knowledge Series. This edition, featuring a new Introduction, gives today’s generation of fourth graders the advantage they need to make progress in school and establish an approach to learning that will last a lifetime. Inside you’ll discover • Favorite poems—old and new, from the familiar classic “Paul Revere’s Ride” to Langston Hughes’s “Dreams” • Literature—from around the world, including African and Chinese folktales, excerpts from beloved novels, and condensed versions of popular classics such as Gulliver’s Travels and “Rip Van Winkle” • Learning about language—the basics of written English, including grammar, punctuation, parts of speech, synonyms and antonyms, plus an introduction to common English sayings and phrases • World and American history and geography—explore world and American history, including creation of a constitutional government and early presidents and politics • Visual arts—a broad spectrum of art from around the world, including African masks, Islamic architecture, Chinese calligraphy, and great American painters—featuring gorgeous reproductions • Music—understanding and appreciating music, from the basics of musical notation to the orchestra, plus great composers and sing-along lyrics for such favorites as “Auld Lang Syne” and “Waltzing Matilda” • Math—challenging lessons ranging from fractions and decimals to understanding graphs, making change, square roots, and the metric system • Science—discover the wonders of the human body and its systems, learn about electricity, atoms, chemistry, geology, and meteorology, plus concise biographies of some of the great scientists of our time
Categories: Education

Musical Classroom

Musical Classroom

Extend. 3. ExploreInstruments of the Orchestra” and “The Music Lab” (a place to
explore the sights and sounds of music) on the San Francisco Symphony Web
site www.sfskids.org. Play the “Music ...

Author: Carolynn A. Lindeman

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317348658

Category: Music

Page: 480

View: 991

With this Eighth Edition, The Musical Classroom celebrates thirty years as a leading resource for future and in-service teachers as they engage children in the exciting world of music! Teachers, with the help of this user-friendly text, can develop the understandings and skills needed to teach elementary school music. The forty-four model lessons are the centerpiece to the book's long-lasting success. A collection of over 170 children's songs from around the world; instructional information for learning to play the recorder, keyboard, guitar, and Autoharp(TM); and the theoretical, pedagogical, and practical backgrounds needed for reaching all learners complete the comprehensive resource of The Musical Classroom. Note: This is the standalone book. If you want the accompanying audio CD, order the ISBN 9781138656703, which is available for separate sale.
Categories: Music

Let s Discover Sport and Entertainment

Let s Discover Sport and Entertainment

Brass Instruments of the orchestra Many different instruments are needed to
make up an orchestra . The four main groups of instruments are shown on these
pages . The orchestra is led by a conductor . The conductor keeps beat so that ...

Author:

Publisher: Heinemann/Raintree

ISBN: 0817226095

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 76

View: 854

A reference book dealing with a wide variety of sports; such entertainment as movies, TV, circuses, and magic shows; making music; holidays; hobbies; and pets.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Journal of the Conductors Guild

Journal of the Conductors  Guild

If those accents aren ' t performed the orchestra score , you discover the
instrument selected properly , the whole passage falls apart . And even though is
. . . a flute . You know , when a full symphony is playing the horns execute
separate ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015018736390

Category: Conducting

Page:

View: 609

Categories: Conducting

The Art of Voice Acting

The Art of Voice Acting

you've ever taken lessons to learn how to play guitar, piano, violin, oboe, or some
other musical instrument, you have a good idea of what to expect as you begin
your study of voiceover ... Do you know where you sit in the voiceover orchestra?

Author: James Alburger

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781136123429

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 360

View: 113

Are you just starting in Voiceover? Do you have some experience, but aren't getting booked? Are you a working pro who wants to expand to new areas of VO work? The Art of Voice Acting is a must read if you are serious about a profession in voice over and looking to maximize your efforts for success in the business. Packed with basic acting techniques in The Art of Voice Acting, you will discover * All new scripts * 20 more pages of new and updated information * A completely new chapter of studio stories and 'tricks-of-the-trade' from professional voiceover talent around the world * Updated information for voiceover demos and marketing * A comprehensive index that makes it easy to find what you're looking for * More voice and acting techniques * Contributions from some of the top voice talent in the world * Audio content with the actual audio for every script in the book, http://voiceacting.com/aovaextras/ * PLUS: exercises, demos and more! Written in an accessible and engaging style Alburger shares his experience as a performer, producer, director and performance coach to give you a clear no nonsense introduction to the business and art of voice acting. Audio content and images from the books are available at http://voiceacting.com/aovaextras/
Categories: Technology & Engineering

The New International Encyclopaedia

The New International Encyclopaedia

are a were ORCHESTRA 515 ORCHESTRA taken from history or literature , but
his con and with him the various kinds of ... first to discover the nature and relative
value 2 bassoons , 2 horns , kettledrums , and the of some of the instruments .

Author: Frank Moore Colby

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:103606262

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page:

View: 455

Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

The Young Person s Guide to the Orchestra

The Young Person s Guide to the Orchestra

Provides information about the history of the orchestra since its beginnings in the seventeenth century, instruments of the orchestra, and famous composers of classical music.

Author: Anita Ganeri

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0152013040

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 56

View: 481

Provides information about the history of the orchestra since its beginnings in the seventeenth century, instruments of the orchestra, and famous composers of classical music.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

CD Review

CD Review

CLASSICAL CRITIQUE This Instrument's No Joke BY DAVID VERNIER Q : How
is a viola different from an onion ? ... f you've ever played in an orchestra or band
, you know how certain instruments seem to carry human personality traits : the ...

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Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105004296302

Category: Compact disc players

Page:

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Categories: Compact disc players

The Eclectic Curriculum in American Music Education Contributions of Dalcroze Kodaly and Orff

The Eclectic Curriculum in American Music Education  Contributions of Dalcroze  Kodaly  and Orff

What instruments did the dancers discover ? ( Jim and Dan danced with the
timpani . Three other boys followed the snare drums . Jane and Mary danced with
the orchestra bells . ) You have discovered the rhythm and the instruments . Is
there ...

Author: Beth Landis

Publisher: Washington : Music Educators National Conference

ISBN: UOM:39015009456883

Category: Chinese Americans

Page: 247

View: 915

Categories: Chinese Americans

Discover Your Gift of Fragrance

Discover Your Gift of Fragrance

Did you know that as a child of God , you are a member of this vast orchestra ?
Were you aware that the Lord has placed instruments in your hands that play a
vital part in His composition ? Those instruments are called “ spiritual gifts ” in the
 ...

Author: Sandy Petro

Publisher:

ISBN: 0896936937

Category: Religion

Page: 163

View: 273

Categories: Religion

The Symphony Orchestra and Its Instruments

The Symphony Orchestra and Its Instruments

Far from being standardized, almost any mixture of instruments was allowed.
Good examples ... instruments. Consequently, we must go much farther back to
discover the orchestra's roots, and to see how it gradually acquired a firmer
shape.

Author: Sven Kruckenberg

Publisher:

ISBN: 0785815228

Category: Music

Page: 240

View: 623

Provides an overview of the history, conductors, and instruments of the symphony orchestra.
Categories: Music

Discover Music

Discover Music

It is one of the most distinctive instruments of the orchestra . Perhaps for that
reason , it is used quite rarely . Its most well - known appearance is in the slow
movement of Dvořák ' s New World Symphony . The contrabassoon is the lowest
 ...

Author: Jeremy Yudkin

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: STANFORD:36105114391837

Category: Music

Page: 349

View: 413

Providing readers with an insight into how music makes magic, this straightforward, accessible volume provides explanations of how music works, why it has such a special power and provides an overview of the history of Western music from the Middle Ages to the present day by focusing on great masterpieces of music from all periods. The volume outlines the art of listening and combines straightforward explanations of technical matters with graduated listening guides of a single attractive piece of music.The author examines the elements of music, music around the world, from the Middle Ages: 400-1400, the Renaissance: 1400-1600, and the Baroque Era: 1600-1750, to the Classic Era: 1750-1800, Beethoven, the Nineteenth century and the classical and jazz scenes of the Twentieth Century.For those interested in music appreciation.
Categories: Music

The Chicago Schools Journal

The Chicago Schools Journal

Every available instrument , the Schools . human voice , orchestras , bands , and
Another feature which has drawn the ... They know something of ent instruments
of the orchestra when the way a composer writes scores ; and they hear them ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000052227004

Category: Education

Page:

View: 829

Categories: Education

Illinois Schools Journal

Illinois Schools Journal

Every available instrument , the Schools . human voice , orchestras , bands , and
Another feature which has drawn the ... They know something of ent instruments
of the orchestra when the way a composer writes scores ; and they hear them ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105006557842

Category: Education

Page:

View: 984

Categories: Education

Promising Practices

Promising Practices

MUSICAL TROLLEY The most obvious organizing factor for the Musical Trolley
curriculum is the focus on families of instruments . In Musical Trolley , children
explore nearly every instrument of the orchestra over the three - quarter ( thirty ...

Author: Barbara Andress

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Education

ISBN: UOM:39015018749633

Category: Education

Page: 104

View: 929

Identifies and describes some of the most promising early childhood education programs in the United States.
Categories: Education