Beethoven For Kids: His Life And Music With 21 Activities (for Kids Series)
- Number of Pages: 144
- English (Unknown)
- English (Original Language)
- English (Published)
classical music to write several of the biggest, boldest, most complicated and revolutionary compositions of all time. Young readers will be intrigued by Beethoven's hardscrabble childhood and turbulent family life, his early gift and passion for music, and his famously fiery personality. This fascinating man and his works are brought vividly to life and developed pertinent to today in Beethoven for Kids. In addition, they'll learn about the great musicians and thinkers and historical events and movements of Beethoven's time and how they affected the composer's life and music.
Kids will be inspired to find out how Beethoven championed equality and freedom all through his life, rejected the strict societal divisions and norms of the day, and never gave up on his work despite increasing hearing loss. Budding musicians will also come away having a thorough understanding of complicated music ideas such as counterpoint, ornamentation, improvisation, and motifs. Twenty-one engaging, hands-on activities illuminate the times in which Beethoven lived or reinforce music concepts introduced.
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