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Using Poetry As inspiration for Composition
9th - Higher Ed
A reading of Robert Frost’s The Road Not Taken launches an interdisciplinary study of the connection between the meter of a poem and that of a melody. Composers, including many popular musicians like Bob Dylan and Jim Morrison, often use...
A Bear of a Poem: Composing and Performing Found Poetry
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
Scholars work collaboratively to compose a found poem from one of their favorite stories. With a finished product in hand, class members form a circle and perform their work for an audience by taking turns reciting one line till the poem...
"Infernal Dance" From The Firebird, by Igor Stravinsky
3rd - 5th
This instructional activity about Stravinsky's ballet, The Firebird, provides information about the composer, the ballet, and the "Infernal Dance." It also includes questions about the music, as well as extension activities such as a...