Tag Archives : music

World’s Greatest Composers Volume 2


Welcome to the World’s Greatest Composers Study Volume 2! This has been a much requested item from everyone, and I’ve finally had a chance to sit down and work on volume 2 in my World’s Greatest Composers series!   Get the World’s Greatest Composers Study!   What’s it all about? In this series of studies, we will be taking a…

Piano is Easy Giveaway!


After my homeschool curriculum forum on music, I was contacted by the nice people at Walden Pond Press to see if I wanted to review their music products and do a giveaway for you all! And of course whenever there’s something in it for my readers I’m all ears! As I mentioned right now we are all working our way…

Homeschool Music Curriculum Forum


Good morning all! Welcome to another homeschool curriculum forum. Today we’ll be discussing music curriculum!   Music has two parts as far as we are concerned. The first part I like to call “Music Appreciation”. To us that means studying famous composers and learning to listen to music critically. The second part encompasses actual music lessons whereby our children are…

Carnival of the Animals CD Giveaway!


  Good morning all! I have a fun giveaway for you today. The Maestro Classic Carnival of the Animals CD! What is Maestro Classics? For those of you who haven’t visited Maestro Classics before, they produce “Stories in Music” which are a classical music CD series for children ages 5 to 12, but can be enjoyed by everyone, yes…even adults!…

World’s Greatest Composers Vol 1 Giveaway


Looking for a fun, hands-on way to learn about the orchestra, classical music, and the world’s greatest composers? Look no further! Welcome to the World’s Greatest Composers Study Volume 1 Giveaway! In this series of studies, we will be taking a look at 8 of the world’s greatest composers. The goal behind the World’s Greatest Composers curriculum is to immerse…

Maestro Classics Story Pack Giveaway!


Hi everyone, I’m so excited to have the Maestro Classics 4 CD Story Pack to giveaway to you today! The Maestro Classic CDs are wonderful mini-units that help introduce symphony and orchestra to younger students. They’re a fun addition to those of you doing my World’s Greatest Composers curriculum, or even on their own!     What is Maestro Classics?…

World’s Greatest Composers ~ Johannes Brahms


Hi everyone! I’m so excited to be taking part in the iHomeschool Network “Birthday Lessons in May” blog hop! This month we teamed up and are all sharing a mini-unit study for a famous historical figure. I have the pleasure of posting on the brilliant composer Johannes Brahms!  I created a fun download in honor of Johannes Brahms that I’m…

Seeds Family Worship Review & Giveaway


I just received a packet of fun CDs in the mail last week, and I wanted to share them with you! They came courtesy of Seeds Family Worship.   What is Seeds Family Worship? Seeds Family Worship was created when worship leader Jason Houser was asked to write some songs to help kids remember the verses from his church’s summer…

Maestro Classics Review & Giveaway


  Hi everyone! I am excited to review the Maestro Classics Peter and the Wolf CD for you today!     What is Maestro Classics? Maestro Classics is a classical music CD series for children ages 5 to 12. Each CD includes a series of works with narration and musical selections to help introduce classical music to children in a…

World’s Greatest Composers Vol. 1


Welcome to the World’s Greatest Composers Study Volume 1! Get the World’s Greatest Composers Study!   What’s it all about? In this series of studies, we will be taking a look at 8 of the world’s greatest composers through a study designed for elementary aged students. The goal behind the World’s Greatest Composers curriculum is to immerse students in the…