In the final instalment of the Music & Culture: Home Learning Series, students will reflect on previous thematic explorations and will also work to uncover the music traditions of diverse world cultures. Bringing the series full-circle, students will conclude their hard work with the creation of a soundscape composition!
In this week’s installment, we examine the interplay between music and human rights! With reference to the UN Declaration of Human Rights, students will engage with the powerful musicality and civil rights activism of Nina Simone, and the melodious calls for peace of Bob Dylan.
This week, we turn our attention to role music plays in happy and healthy living! Throughout this action-packed activity package, students will engage with the music of prolific composers Edvard Grieg and Léo Delibes, as well as popular musical groups Vulfpeck and The Beatles!
The starry expanse of the night sky is full of wonder! This week, we travel into the unknown of outer space to explore music from a new and exciting perspective. Students will explore the inspiration behind Gustav Holst’s ‘The Planets’ and the iconic, cinematic themes of John Williams’ Star Wars.
Discover the rich connections between the music you love and the natural world around us! Exploring the distinguished brilliance of Antonio Vivaldi and the captivating, nature-packed sound curations of Ben Mirin, this activity package is sure to spark the imaginations of the curious-minded.