World's Largest Concert (WLC). Aaron Copland, selected composer
Students explore the life and work of Aaron Copland. . They create a "brochure" about Mr. Copland, one of the composers highlighted in the World's Largest Concert (WLC), and explore and summarize information about the man.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 10 Downloads
Fanfare For the Common Man by Aaron Copland
In this music appreciation instructional activity, students listen to Fanfare for the Common Man by Aaron Copland. Students read about the composer and the structure and history of the piece. Students answer 6 questions about the...
4th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Contemporary Music With a Classical Flavor - Activity 1
Learners discover compositional techniques through the study of a current young composer and listening examples. This 30-minute instructional activity is an introduction to a unit on current classical music trends.
4th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts
200 Greatest Pop Culture Icons
Students discuss style and characteristics of musical time periods as well as the definition of "pop culture." They compare and contrast modern-day popular icons to music icons throughout history. This activity requires a video, which...
7th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts