Take a few homeschool minutes each Saturday to learn about a new composer and a new piece of music. This week for Black History Month: the great American Classical composer William Grant Still (1895–1978).
The wonderful radio (and online) program Classics for Kids (classicsforkids.com) is this week featuring the African American composer William Grant Still. Take a listen today in your homeschool and learn more about the life and music of this important Classical composer — and take the little quiz they offer to test what you’ve learned:
If that sample whets your appetite, you can explore many other Still compositions online, such as this beautiful piece “Summerland,” performed here by Eileen Moudou, violin, and Brad Clark, piano:
What musical discoveries have you made in your homeschool this week? 😊