We're here to help!
Call for suggestions or assistance

Bach to Rock



Item: #812599
In Stock, Ready to Ship!
+ add to wishlist

Bach to Rock
An introduction to famous composers and their music
By Rosemary Kennedy
150 pages 

Music fundamentals are taught while students tour through legendary histories. Use with the DVD (item 851497) and CD (item 850412) of the same name, available separately. Contains related activities such as drawing, making cartoon frames for sequence of events, writing what pictures the music suggests, matching words with composers, fill in the blank, put the composers on the country they are from, maze, true or false, seek and find. Gives a pertinent fact or 2 about each composer representative for each period.

For grades 3 to 5 (can be adapted for lower grades).

Periods (and composers who represent that period):
Baroque (J.S. Bach & G.F. Handel)
Classical (Haydn & Mozart)
Romantic (Beethoven, Schubert, Berlioz, Mendelssohn, Chopin, Schumann, Liszt, & Brahms) Nationalistic (Verdi, Wagner, Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grieg, Sibelius, Sullivan [Gilbert & Sullivan], and Elgar)
Impressionist (Debussy & Ravel)
Modern (Prokofiev & Stravinsky)
Jazz/ Blues/ & Ragtime (W.C. Handy, Joplin, & Louis Armstrong)
American (Foster, Sousa, Berlin, Gershwin, Copland and Richard Rodgers)
Mid-century (Bernstein & the Beatles).

Also contains a couple of pages on families on the orchestra, and a glossary of terms used in the book.


No reviews available.


Browse 1 question
Hide answersShow all answers | Sort by
Is this reproducible?
A shopper on Jul 20, 2016
· Add Answer · I Have This Question Too (0)

Additional Resources

McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams
Buy BoardAdopt a ClassroomReverbClass WalletEbay
NAMM Believe in MusicNational Association for Music EducationNAMM Top DealersMusic Inc Mag Retail Excellence AwardHoopla Now Four Time WinnerIowa's Creative Cooridor