Travels With Music™:
Travels With Music™ is an interactive exploration of 15 world cultures, with Master Musicians as your guides. Students can experience the richness and diversity of our world's cultures through 300 video and audio segments, arranged in 30 Units (2 Units per culture), comprising a total of 6 hours of course content.
Each of the 30 Units includes the following:
Travels With Music™ is used for classroom and homeschool instruction across a wide variety of curriculum and needs areas:
Teacher's Guide: click here.
Standards Alignments: click here.
Academic reviews, cultures & artists: click here.
In order to provide you with the ability to sample Travels With Music™, we are pleased to offer you the opportunity to access one complete Unit from the program.
All you need do is click on the image to the right to access one of two Units from Travels With Music™ on Peru.
This Unit features Peruvian Master Musician Lalo Izquierdo. Dedicated to preserving the rhythms and dances of Afro-Peruvian culture, Lalo is highly skilled at playing a number of instruments native to Peru.
Among those instruments is Quijada de Burro, a shaker and scraper instrument made from the jaw of a donkey! Enjoy!
Listen for Life:
Over its 15 year history, Listen for Life, a 501(c)(3) non-profit headquartered in Oakland, CA, with affiliate studios in 45 countries, has positively impacted the lives of 10,000,000 people in 55 countries through its cross-cultural outreach projects, education products, unique live events, and music-themed TV programs.
In doing so, Listen for Life has amassed a library of over 400 hours of proprietary video of Master Musicians from around the world performing original musical compositions on native instruments, in studio and on stage, and being interviewed in their native languages about their craft, their country, their way of life, and their musical culture.
The mission of Listen for Life is to preserve these musical cultures, introduce the world to these amazing artists, and integrate this magic into the classroom learning experience via our Travels With Music™ curriculum program.
The 15 cultures profiled in Travels With Music include:
Bulgaria, Chile, China, India, Indonesia, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Senegal, Trinidad, USA.
Click on image above to access a Free Unit Preview - Peru!
Click on image above for an introduction to Listen for Life.