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Learning Through Music: String Quartets in Your Classroom | See program descriptions below!

 

In-School Quartet Demos

Each demo is tied to the curriculum. Student/Teacher Supplements specific to your demo and additional pre-demo workbooks, and powerpoints for each demo are available hereDemos are not available on Mondays. Per diem and mileage fees apply for visits outside Pulaski County. 30 minute duration.

All Demos are interactive

PRICE: $90 each or 3 for $200 - 100 person limit.

Demo Add-Ons

Instrument Petting Zoo (Best for grades 2-8) Add an instrument petting zoo to any demo and give each of your students the chance to touch and play a violin, viola, and cello with the guidance of a quartet member. This hands-on experience will be the highlight of the day!

"Recorder Karate" Student Recital (Best for grades 2-5) Students perform selected pieces from "Recorder Karate" with the string quartet in a mini recital! This recital can be added to any demo. Songs include: Hot Cross Buns, Merrily We Roll Along, It's Raining, Old MacDonald, Twinkle, Twinkle, Ode to Joy 1, When the Saints Go Marching In, Amazing Grace, Ode to Joy.

ADD-ON PRICE: Either add-on can be added for $35, are 15 minutes long. Approximately 100 person limit.

Booking

Call or email Leanne Day-Simpson at (501)666-1761, ext. 128 or education@arkansassymphony.org 


Meet the String Family (Quapaw Quartet)

See the string family come to life! As the string family is introduced, discover new musical terms and concepts, such as solo, duo, trio, melody, and accompaniment. Download supplements.

MUSICAL SELECTIONS

Jefferson Friedman, Mozart, Dvorak, Beethoven, Francaix

Picturing Music (Quapaw Quartet)

What do you hear when you see a painting? Visual art and music are combined to demonstrate that ideas and emotions can be expressed in both mediums. Learn about the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Impressionist, and Modern eras.

MUSICAL SELECTIONS

Bach, Haydn, Beethoven, Janacek

Maps & Music: Up, Up and Away! (Rockefeller Quartet)

Jump on a plane and journey around the globe! Hear musical examples from each country, learn to recognize country flags, and discover some fun cultural facts...all before coming back to home, sweet home!

MUSICAL SELECTIONS

Ravel, Tchaikovsky, Britten, Beethoven, Piazzolla, Arriaga

Story Time (Rockefeller Quartet)

Once upon a time... Learn about characters, setting, plot, conflict, and resolution and then create a story of your own using music. The choices you make will effect the outcome of the story and the music you make together!

MUSICAL SELECTIONS

Bartok, Shostakovich, Mozart, Vivaldi, Beethoven

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