National Symphony Orchestra

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.


These CD/booklet packages take a unique approach to introducing children to classical music -- through active listening experiences that combine movement, drawing, storytelling, and dramatic play.


Sound Science 2008

The Sounds of Time 2007

Salute: Music Made in America 2004

Xploring Xtremes 2002

Around the World at the Speed of Sound

Symphony Space Odyssey 2001

Amazing Mozart 2000

Meet Mr. Beethoven 1999

Creatures in Concert 1998

Women in Music 1997

What's in a Name? - Haydn Symphonies 1996

Jazz it Up - Jazz and Classical Music Meet at the Center 1996

An American Adventure - Many Cultures Many Sounds 1994



Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.


The following study guide/recording packages introduce students to traditional American cultures through showing relationships between music, dance, visual arts, storytelling, geography, and history.


America's Smithsonian: 150th Anniversary Student Guide, 1996

The Electric Guitar: Electrified, Amplified, and Deified 1996

Blues Traditions 1995

Sol y Canto Latin Music Traditions 1995

Six Nations Longhouse Singers 1995

Mariachi Tenampa Hispanic Music 1994

Navajo Musical Traditions 1994

Estevanico the Moor 1993, 1994

Cowboy Songs and Poetry 1993

Music of New Mexico 1993

Los Reyes de Albuquerque Hispanic Music 1992

 

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