Andrew Litton and the Dallas Symphony bring a new generation to the wonderful world of classical music, in this concert introducing jazz styles, improvisation, and audience syncopated hand-clapping.
Andrew Litton and the Dallas Symphon.y bring a new generation to the wonderful world of classical music
Meet the families of instruments with a live orchestra of both students and professionals.
Costumed musicians perform music of the medieval and renaissance eras on period instruments before live student audiences.
The history of music from European Ars Antiqua through American Rock. Each DVD has two 30-min live performances before student audiences.
Peter Ustinov reads The Orchestra, the award-winning book and CD by Mark Rubin, illustrated by Alan Daniel, introducing the music and instruments of the classical orchestra to children ages 5 - 12
Wynton Marsalis teaches the fundamentals with down-to earth humor, vivid examples (syncopation taught by dribbling a basketball), and a contagious love of music.
Discover the life and times of famous artists—Cassatt, Monet, Rembrandt, Degas, Goya, Homer— in these fictionalized episodes based on actual events.
Explore the phenomena of sound. Why are some sounds musical and others only noise?
Discover the life and times of famous artists and composers in these fictionalized episodes, overflowing with examples of their art and music.
Music Literacy for Upper Elementary, Middle School and High School by Daniel Anker, Carol Ponder & Donna Santman.
Sir James Galway hosts this comprehensive video survey of Western music. 16-part DVD series, 60 minutes each.
Explore the role of music and patriotism during the War of 1812
Trace the roots and branches of bluegrass in this splendid documentary.
The Music and Rhythms that Started a Cultural Revolution.
10 year of concerts on DVD and 15 lectures in the book.
The Companion Book to the 6-Part PBS Series.
Selections from all styles of music from 100-1980 are introduced with educator commentary—a full-semester course for HS and up.
Introduce grades 9-12 to the world of the American musical theater.