Music National Content Standard 9

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    Biography

    Duke Ellington

    A great American composer, Ellington's big band music became wildly popular... read more

    Biography

    Jimi Hendrix

    Jimi Hendrix was an astonishing musical innovator, whose style has yet to b... read more

    Biography

    Robert Johnson

    Robert Johnson was a talented guitarist, whose music laid the groundwork fo... read more

    Biography

    Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong's talent as a trumpeter shaped the world of jazz.... read more

    Biography

    Ella Fitzgerald

    Ella Fitzgerald is one of the most acclaimed artists in the history of jazz... read more

    Worksheet

    John Lennon

    Relate the story of John Lennon to your students, and have them do the sugg... read more

    Worksheet

    Music Television (MTV)

    Read a brief overview of the creation of MTV, and explore the suggested act... read more

    Worksheet

    Counterculture's Finest Moment: Woodstock

    Share the story of Woodstock, a rock festival in 1969, and assign the relat... read more

    Biography

    Beatlemania

    Share the story of the Beatles with your students, and assign the related a... read more

    Worksheet

    The Roots of Rock 'n' Roll

    Introduce your student to the sounds and artists who started a musical revo... read more

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    "Peter and the Wolf" and Sergei Prokofiev

    Share the story of Sergei Prokofiev's achievements with your students, and ... read more

    Biography

    Swing Was the Thing

    Big Band music is explored through the work of Benny Goodman, Count Basie, ... read more

    Lesson

    Chinese Opera

    Introduce your class to the artistic characters, vocal music, and instrumen... read more

    Reference

    Chinese Music

    Introduce your class to the musical styles, vocal music, instruments, and t... read more

    Lesson

    Chinese Percussion Music

    Teach students about Chinese percussion instruments and ensemble performanc... read more

    Lesson

    Austrian Yodeling

    Explore European Alpine culture through folk music and the yodel.... read more

    Lesson

    Appalachian Riddle Song

    Capture your students' attention with this lesson focusing on "The Riddle S... read more