By Dr. Leon Burton, Dr. Charles Hoffer and Dr. William Hughes.
An integrated elementary listening program for music classes, regular classes, libraries and home use. Includes 20 great musical selections complete with historical information, composer/arranger biographical information, musical features sketches, cross-curricular connections and anticipated outcomes. Meets the National Music Standards.
For Grades 3-5.
African American – I couldn’t Hear Nobody Pray
Bach – Little Fugue in G Minor
Benjamin – Jamaican Rumba
Britten – A Ceremony of Carols
Cailliet – Variations on "Pop! Goes the Weasel"
Copland – Hoe Down from Rodeo
Grieg – In the Hall of the Mountain King
Humperdinck – Overture to Hansel and Gretel
Indonesia/Bali – Tabuh Penyuwud from Gamelan Batel
Khachaturian – Russian Dance from Gayane Suite No. 2
Latin America – Si, Senor
Mozart – Romanze from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Ravel – Laideronnette, Empress of the Pagodas from Mother Goose Suite
Schumann – Chester from New England Triptych
Sousa – The Stars and Stripes Forever
Stranvisnky – Infernal Dance of King Kaschei from The Firebird
Verdi – The Anvil Chorus
Villa-Lobos – Little Train of the Caipira from Bachianas Brasilieras No. 2
Wagner – Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin