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Free Music Lesson on “The Star-Spangled Banner”~Great for Flag Day!

Free Music Lesson on “The Star-Spangled Banner”~Great for Flag Day!

Happy Flag Day! Let’s do a free music lesson on “The Star-Spangled Banner” today! Disclosure: I get commissions for purchases made through affiliate links in this post. Music Lesson on “The Star-Spangled Banner” Have your kids learned the American National Anthem yet? The poem “The Star-Spangled Banner” was written by Francis Scott Key during the…

Free 15-Minute Music Lesson for “O Christmas Tree”

Free 15-Minute Music Lesson for “O Christmas Tree”

It’s time for another great December music lesson. Enjoy this free 15-Minute Music Lesson for “O Christmas Tree!” Disclosure: I get commissions for purchases made through affiliate links in this post. Be sure to enter the amazing homeschool giveaway below! History of the song “O Christmas Tree” Did you know that the song “O Christmas…

15-Minute Music Lesson of “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy”

15-Minute Music Lesson of “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy”

As the holidays approach, many families find themselves listening to holiday music on the radio or streaming it online. This is a great way to get into the holiday spirit! However, have you ever stopped to think about what your children are actually hearing when they listen to these songs? If you’re looking for a…

15-Minute Music Lesson of Music Inspired by the Moon ~ Music in Nature Series

15-Minute Music Lesson of Music Inspired by the Moon ~ Music in Nature Series

Today’s Music in Nature Series brings you a 15-Minute Music Lesson of Music Inspired by the Moon. Numerous composers throughout the centuries have written music that the gorgeous nighttime celestial body inspired them to write. Enjoy listening to three pieces today, but there is also a list of more if you’d like to continue your…

5 Notable Romantic Era American Composers to Study during High School

5 Notable Romantic Era American Composers to Study during High School

Today let’s have a 15-Minute Music Lesson about 5 Notable Romantic Era American Composers to Study during High School! The Romantic Era of music was during the 1800s. The American composers we’ll learn about today are Stephen Foster, Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Lowell Mason, Edward MacDowell, and Amy Beach. Read about each composer below and listen…