Music for Little Mozarts Teaching Demonstrations
The Music for Little Mozarts Piano Course was written specifically for the preschool age group (4-6 years old), providing a nice balance between the child's first experience in piano study and the simple enjoyment of music. In these videos, Christine H. Barden, one of the authors of the course, demonstrates how to use the series in a class of young children.
Music for Little Mozarts Teaching Intervals
The authors of the Music for Little Mozarts Piano Course demonstrate in these videos some fun, innovative ways to introduce intervals to very young students. The teaching activities use a "listen and copy" technique during which the teacher sings, chants, or claps, and the student responds by echoing the teacher. Students will learn about these intervals: seconds, thirds, fourths, and fifths.
Music for Little Mozarts Rhythm Ensembles
These videos demonstrate songs from the Music for Little Mozarts Piano Course that allow the students to experience music through singing, movement, and rhythm activities. Music appreciation is fostered through carefully chosen pieces by famous composers. Melodies to sing, using either solfege or letter names, help students to match pitch and discover tonal elements of music.