Myth: The point of composer study and picture study is to know about composers and artists as individual persons.
There is sometimes stress over composer biographies and artist biographies. What biography can I read with my children about these three artists and these three composers that we’re studying this year? How do I schedule it? What do I do? How do you fit this all in? Um. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say: You don’t. At least, not in the sense that is usually implied. Do you know the history of music appreciation — Continue Reading…October 12, 2014