Exploring America's Musical Heritage DVD Set

From Puritans and Native Americans; through the founders and pioneers; to the immigrants of Ellis Island and today’s newcomers, Americans have used music, paintings, poetry, dance and architecture to express the essence of life in America.

Availability: 20 in stock
SKU: AFAMSCLHRT
$49.95
Exploring America's Musical Heritage DVD Set

 

From Puritans and Native Americans; through the founders and pioneers; to the immigrants of Ellis Island and today’s newcomers, Americans have used music, paintings, poetry, dance and architecture to express the essence of life in America.

In Exploring America’s Musical Heritage, Professor Carol – along with 38 historians and artists – takes you on a journey through America’s musical history. The two-DVD set contains more than four hours of engaging instruction. Supplementary articles, interviews and notes are available at www.exploringheritage.com.

Unit 1: Regionalism, Legacy and Preservation
Unit 2: Contrasting Traditions of the Puritans and Moravians (1620-1760)
Unit 3: America’s Founders and Their Arts (1700-1800)
Unit 4: Architecture, Soundscapes and New Directions (1780-1850)
Unit 5: The Arts Shaped by Conflict (1820-1865)
Unit 6: Americans on the Move (1710-1880)
Unit 7: Native America Revisited, Immigration and American Theater (1850-1920)
Unit 8: Exploring the New and Preserving the Old (1900-1960)

Dr. Carol Reynolds (Professor Carol) is rapidly becoming a mainstay of the homeschool and classical education world. After twenty-one years as a music history professor, she authored the acclaimed multi-media curriculum Discovering Music: 300 Years of Interaction in Western Music, Arts, History, and Culture.

Copyright 2011 American Family Media

Produced in association with Silver Age Music

Runtime: Approx. 4 hours

Customers who bought this item also bought

Beginning Drawing with Barry Stebbing DVD Set

Drawing is a wonderful pastime that can be enjoyed by people of all ages.
$29.95

College Prep Genius DVD Set Only

Workbook, Textbook, and DVD
$17.95

Intermediate Drawing with Barry Stebbing DVD

Learning to draw can be fun and easy in this DVD collection from artist Barry Stebbing.
$29.95