thisweek_red

Franz Joseph Haydn 1: About Franz Joseph Haydn

Franz Joseph Haydn spent over thirty years working as music director for the Esterhazy family. By the end of his life, Haydn was both rich and famous, and he had […]

0:00/ 0:00 100
Classics For Kids
Classics For Kids
Franz Joseph Haydn 1: About Franz Joseph Haydn
Loading
/

Play Music Games!

PLAY NOTE NAMES
COMPOSE YOUR OWN SONG
MATCH THE RHYTHM

New Lesson Plan

Jessie Montgomery: Banner

This exciting work is a rhapsody on “The Star Spangled Banner” that interweaves other national anthems and songs within it. In order to take students from the “known” or something familiar to the “unknown” or something unfamiliar, these lessons provide three national anthem songs as “hooks” to help focus students’ listening experience for Banner–and to highlight the composer’s message that America is multicultural, made of people from other nations and cultural groups.

Welcome to the Classics for Kids website!

Sign up for our newsletter to never miss
a new podcast, blog post or lesson plan!