Sharing Memories of Music through Vintage Sounds, Historical Photographs, and Discussion Materials
Awaken treasured memories with I Hear Music, a unique multisensory product. Planning a music and reminiscing group has never been easier - just pass around a photo, play a musical excerpt from the CD, and ask the questions given in the activity guide. Then watch faces light up as group members share their experiences.
Twenty topics are explored: Lullaby, Singing at Home, Family Band, Music in School, School Band, Music Lessons, Church Music, Jumping Rope, Music at Camp, Fiesta, Square Dancing, Singing in Harmony, Theatricals, Radio, Carousel, Patriotic Music, Ballroom Dancing, Swing Dancing & Big Bands, and Juke Box.
The coordinated three-part set includes all this:
• Compact disk with 20 tracks of musical excerpts and sound effects in a variety of styles, including swing, blues, mariachi, marching band, fiddle tune, rock 'n roll;
• 20 nostalgic 8-1/2" x 11" black-and-white photograph cards that show people making music, like a mother and baby playing pattycake, jitterbugs dancing, church ladies singing, and carousel riders;
• 30-page activity guide full of session ideas, including discussion questions, songs to sing, props to show, and related activities to use.
The collection comes in a box for easy carrying and storage. Appropriate for use in a variety of settings, with individuals or groups, and easily adaptable.