Luigi’s Listening Lab
By Cristi Cary Miller and John Jacobson
Book and Online Access Grades 3 - 6
Join Maestro Luigi and his trusted baton for a multimedia study of some of the great masterworks by Haydn, Camille Saint-Saens, Henry Mancini, George Gershwin, John Williams and more! Luigi's Baton will entertain with recorded fun facts about the composers and their writings, and students will become actively engaged with full-color listening maps while listening to quality orchestral recordings.
A DIGITAL STUDENT edition comes with the Teacher Edition, so you can project or print from your computer! This is available via an online access code, printed in the Teacher Edition, and features projectable full-color listening maps with embedded audio recordings and Luigi's story tracks, so you can listen and watch with a single click ... all set in a user-friendly PDF format that uses Adobe Reader 9.0 or higher. There are also printable black/white stories and maps. The Teacher Edition offers easy-to-present lesson plans linked to the National Standards for all the material.
Make sure to put this incredible interactive resource on your “must have” list!
Orchestral Recordings include: Alexander's Ragtime Band, An American in Paris, The Aquarium (from Carnival of the Animals), Galop (from The Comedians), The Imperial March (from Star Wars), O Fortuna (from Carmina Burana), The Peter Gunn Theme, Rondeau, The Skaters, Symphony No. 94 (The Surprise Symphony).