Thursday, July 24, 2014

Now Available: Our Updated and Expanded History of Classical Music!!

Our expanded and updated History of Classical Music Study Guide is now available! Now in full color with expanded information on many composers and the addition of a book on the greatest violinist in history, this study is sure to encourage a love of classical music in your family and classroom! Now features the biography of Paganini, the boy wonder violinist, Paganini, Master of Strings

This newly revised and expanded study covers the development of classical music composition from the Baroque Period to the Modern Period. Tracing the development of orchestral music from Corelli, gifted Baroque composer, up to the time of Igor Stravinsky, students will learn of the lives of the great composers, of their triumphs and failures. Students will study the formation and instruments of the orchestra, the complex job of its conductor, read the most famous ballets, and listen to the greatest music works in history. 

Students will utilize the following resources to learn about the wonderful world of classical music:

These resources are all combined in this year long course with hands-on activities, internet resources, discussion questions, and much more to create a view into nearly 400 years of musical composition. Check out our complete jumbo pack here - it contains everything you need to complete the course and is available for a special discounted price!

Also, don't forget to enter our giveaway! You'll get a chance to win a copy of this guide!!! You only have a few more days to get your reviews in! Be sure and leave a comment letting us know that you've submitted a review!


  1. Wow guys! The new Music Guide looks fab, and the book on Paganini looks really interesting. So excited for you. Good job!

  2. I have the original guide...still have 2 more students to teach. Is there a big difference other than color and the addition of the new book?

    1. Hi Lori,
      There are more websites listed, expanded assignments involving How to Grow A Young Music Lover, some more hands-on activities. As you already have the old guide, you're fine with sticking with it. If you want to upgrade, we do offer discounts to our customers who purchased the previous edition. Just call 800.889.1978 for more information.