School Media Associates
Free Shipping at School Media Associates
Login: New User
Call School Media Associates Order School Media
Sign-up for Special Offers
View Cart Contact SMA for School Media
Advanced Search
 

Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Third Edition, The


Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Third Edition, The

school media add cart
Item Number:
DCS DC987784
Price:
$74.95
Format:
DVD
Length:
20 min.
Copyright:
2000
Closed Caption:
No
Producer:
Clearvue & SVE, Inc.
Grade Level:
6 - 8
Summary:
Enchant your students with this updated version of the classic program. Featuring footage of musicians in performance, with close-ups of individual instruments, the program provides a splendid complement to Benjamin Britten's composition of the same name. The work highlights the four instrument families in the orchestra--woodwinds, brass, percussion, and strings--and emphasizes the unique characteristics of instruments within each group. While the orchestra members in this program do not play along with Britten's composition, they do demonstrate how to handle and play each instrument and show where in the orchestra they belong. Perfect for students who are interested in joining the orchestra but are uncertain about which instrument to play, the presentation exposes them to the distinct sounds of several instruments and the specific roles they play in an orchestra.




Also from Clearvue & SVE, Inc.
Tornado
Tornado
Printing and Minting Money
Printing and Minting Money
Ugly Duckling, The
Ugly Duckling, The
Franz Joseph Haydn
Franz Joseph Haydn


School Media Associates

Producers:

A&E Video
Ambrose Video
Clearvue
Crystal Productions
Discovery School
Disney Educational
Educational Video Network
Films Media Group
GPN Educational Media
Hawkhill Associates
Human Relations Media
Intelecom
Kultur International
Language Tree
Learning Seed
Learning ZoneXpress
Monterey Media
National Geographic
Nest Family
New Dimensions Media
PBS Video
Schlessinger Media
Standard Deviants
TMW Media Group
Teachers Video Company
WGBH Boston

Click here for more Producers...