This week we meet Peter’s grandfather, represented by the bassoon!
Hands On! A Musical Experience offers age-appropriate music classes for children ages 4 months to 5 years using a specially formatted, instrument-based music curriculum. Our classes introduce children to musical concepts, instruments and activities that enhance other learning such as the acquisition of language, listening skills, auditory discrimination, social understanding and personal discovery. Hands On! classes are designed to include music, story, movement and the exploration of various musical instruments that children can see and touch.
In Sergei Prokofiev’s “Peter and the Wolf”, Peter is a young boy who ventures through the woods and meets different animals and people that are each represented through different musical themes and instruments. Stay tuned to find out who we will meet next week!
This fall Hands On! will present Peter and the Wolf by Sergei Prokofiev. Join us as we journey with Peter in the forest clearing as he tries to outsmart the wolf! Each week, children will be introduced to a character from the story through its musical representation. A particular instrument and musical theme is associated… Read More