"Travel the globe with this diverse collection of rare video & audio!"Edutopia (George Lucas Educational Foundation)
Travels With Music:
A multimedia exploration of world cultures, with music as your guide. Experience the richness and diversity of our world's cultures through 300 video and audio segments, arranged in 30 Units - a total of 6 hours of content that will engage, entertain and educate!
Travels With Music™ is ideal for K12 classroom, homeschool, after-school & youth group instruction across curriculum areas:
Each of the 30 Units includes the following:
Teacher's Guide: click here.
Standards Alignments: click here.
Academic reviews, cultures & artists: click here.
In order to provide you with the opportunity to sample Travels With Music™, we're pleased to offer you access to a complete Unit from the program.
All you need do is click on the image to the right to access a Unit 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 cultural diversity 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 cultures 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, to introduce the world to their Master Musicians, and to promote cultural diversity through the integration of this amazing content into the classroom and homeschool learning experience.
Click on image above to access a Free Unit Preview - Peru!
Click on image above for an introduction to Listen for Life.
Music, culture & geography of Bulgaria!
Music, culture & geography of Chile!
Music, culture & geography of China!
Music, culture & geography of India!
Music, culture & geography of Indonesia!
Music, culture & geography of Israel!
Music, culture & geography of Lebanon!
Music, culture and geography of Morocco!
Music, culture and geography of Nigeria!
Music, culture and geography of Pakistan!
Music, culture and geography of Peru!
Music, culture and geography of the Philippines!
Music, culture and geography of Senegal!
Music, culture and geography of Trinidad!
Music, culture and geography of the USA!