Arranger O'REILLY, JUDY
Composer ALTHOUSE, JAY
Voicing/Instrument DIR'S KIT W/CD
Publisher ALFRED MUSIC PUBLISHING CO INC
(Grades 6 & up) An all-inclusive course of study, complete with listening CD, on the lives of 22 great composers...all in one handy, economical package. Use Accent on Composers either as supplementary material or as a specific curriculum, in a general music class or in a course in music literature or history. For each composer, students will study the life of the composer, then listen to a well-known and representative musical work by the composer. 100% reproducible, this collection contains everything you need to introduce your students to great composers and their music year after year, at no additional expense. Featured Composers: Bach · Dvorák · Stravinsky · Beethoven · Jopiln · Tchaikovsky · Brahms · Ives · Copland · Sousa · Debussy · Wagner and more.
Supplementary Materials: Composer time line · Map of the musical capitals of Europe · Background information on six eras of music, featuring the development of musical styles, forms, notation, and instruments, as well as a listing of other composers not listed in this book and famous world figures who lived during each era · Additional student assessment pages · Answer keys.