Grandparents Day is the Sunday after Labor Day in September each year. In 2021, it's Sunday, September 12. Here are a couple of songs about grandparents to listen to, and then be sure to head over to get the All About My Grandparents Interview Cards. They're only $1 for a limited time. Music … [Read more...] about A 15-Minute Music Lesson for Grandparents Day
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Welcome to another free lesson from the Music in Nature Series. In May 2021 my kids participated an awesome No Sweat Nature Study Live lesson from Our Journey Westward: all about horses! I thought it would be fun to create a music lesson of music inspired by horses for them to do on the same day. If … [Read more...] about 15-Minute Music Lesson of Music Inspired by Horses ~ Music in Nature Series
Raise your hand if you know what a fugue is! Today we're going to learn all about fugues and the master composer of them in this 15-Minute Music Lesson on Bach and the Fugue. Who was J. S. Bach? Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) composed music that is synonymous with high Baroque style. In … [Read more...] about 15-Minute Music Lesson on Bach and the Fugue
Welcome to today's Free 15-Minute Music Lesson about Music Inspired By Evergreen Trees! It's part of our Music in Nature series. I've chosen some really great music for you to listen to from composers inspired by the beautiful trees that continue to give us color all year round and the reminder … [Read more...] about Free 15-Minute Music Lesson about Music Inspired by Evergreen Trees ~ Music in Nature Series
Memorial Day began after the Civil War and was originally known as Decoration Day. It's observed on the last Monday of May and is a time to honor the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Memorial Day became an official federal holiday in 1971. Use today's Free 15-Minute Music … [Read more...] about Free 15-Minute Music Lesson for Memorial Day
Often in music classes, kids learn folk songs. It's a basic part of elementary music, early childhood music and movement, and the Charlotte Mason homeschooling method. But, what is a folk song? Disclosure: I get commissions for purchases made through affiliate links in this post. What is a … [Read more...] about 15-Minute Music Lesson: What is a Folk Song?