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Music History

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John Lennon: Mini Bio
From biography.com, produced by Bio True Story
This eight minute video provides insights into the life and times of John Lennon and how he emerged as a member of the Beatles. His quote about being more popular in Jesus and the reaction of those in places such as the Bible Belt is explained, but b... [more]
August 1, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Aretha Franklin Biography: Life and Career of the Soul Singer
From YouTube, produced by WatchMojo
This is brief, informative biography of the singer. (06:11)
September 1, 2018 at 03:11 PM
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The National Anthems of all the countries from the G8 Group
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This ten minute video features and orchestra playing the national anthems of all the countries that belong to the G8 group with landscapes of each country in the background. Germany, United States, Russia, Japan, Italy, United Kingdom, Canada and Fra... [more]
July 25, 2011 at 10:56 AM
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Ages: 3 - 13
Disney '53 - Toot Whistle Plunk and Boom
From YouTube, produced by DIsney
The first ever cartoon in CinemaScope. In this short subject (which mostly represents a departure from Disney's traditional approach to animation), a stuffy owl teacher lectures his feathered flock on the origins of Western musical instruments. Start... [more]
November 27, 2011 at 02:17 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
World's Oldest Known Melody, Mesopotamia c.1400BC!
From YouTube, produced by Ancient Lyre
"This unique video, features my arrangement for solo lyre, of the 3400 year old "Hurrian Hymn no.6", which was discovered in Ugarit in Syria in the early 1950..."  This 5:42 music video has excellent sound quality and photos from the period and regio... [more]
November 22, 2011 at 03:20 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
Learn About The History of Music
From 5min, produced by 5-Minute Videos
Learn about the history of music - from the beginnings in Church music and Gregorian Chant to Polyphony where a new melody was placed on top of the chant.  From there counterpoint fit different melodies together adding to the texture.  In the Baroque... [more]
May 15, 2010 at 12:20 AM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Amy Winehouse Biography
From biography.com, produced by Bio True Story
This three minute biography provides insights into her life and accomplishments and talent. Let the video run and their are additional videos.
August 1, 2011 at 10:53 AM
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Ages: 3 - 12
Music: One Minute Music Lesson
From knowitall.org, produced by ETV
People create musical performances all over the world. Students will watch a one-minute animation about the history of music, and explore the various types of music in countries such as Africa, Brazil and Japan.
June 12, 2012 at 03:29 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
#25 Music History: The General History of Music from 1600-Present
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In this Lesson, I try to cover the HUGE topic of music history. I had to leave out many small details because of the scope of the topic. If music history interests you I'd suggest you look up "music history" on google or wikipedia you could also try ... [more]
July 12, 2009 at 08:15 AM
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What Ever Happened to Hazel Scott?
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This video essay tells the story of the extraordinary pianist and jazz vocalist, Hazel Scott. Written and edited by Eve Goldberg. (19:44)
November 9, 2018 at 03:47 PM
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