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Apr 09, 2021

John Donne

A study of John Donne, a metaphysical poet with music by Andrew Downes.

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Dec 17, 2020

Inspiring Children to Learn Music

Inspiring Children to Learn Music: Inspiring resources for children

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Jun 18, 2020

Bionic Bodies Music Lessons

Bionic Bodies: A series of 3 Music Lessons including Chariots of Fire, Kraftwerk, listening, analysis and compositio

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Jun 12, 2020

Samba Drumming

Samba Drumming Lesson Plan, video, audio, composition

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Apr 13, 2020

Odysseus And The Cyclops

Odysseus And The Cyclops: Children's opera by Andrew Downes: 3 parts, baritone soloist, child soloists and choir, school orchestra, and piano (teacher's part).

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Mar 02, 2020

Songs For The Planet

Songs For The Planet: Climate Change songs by Andrew Downes, words by Paula Downes, lesson resources, messages from Dr Hugh Hunt.

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Dec 11, 2019

The Tantrum That Saved The World

The Tantrum That Saved The World: Audiobook and video using book on Climate Change for children with Andrew Downes Mass for Solo Violin

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Oct 18, 2019

Graphic Scores Lesson Plan

Graphic Scores Lesson Plan: Lesson ideas and resources

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Aug 14, 2019

Zero Waste Shopping

Zero Waste Shopping: Cross-curricular lesson resources for all ages. Song, video, activities.

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Jul 16, 2019

The Ballad Of St Kenelm

The Ballad Of St Kenelm by Andrew Downes which sets Frances Brett Young's poem about the legend: for Narrator, Soprano soloist, actors and chamber orchestra

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Jul 07, 2019

Adult Continuing Education In Music

Adult Continuing Education in Music including Analysis of songs, Opera based on Novels and Climate Change resources

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Jul 07, 2019

Far From The Madding Crowd Opera

Far From The Madding Crowd: Opera by Andrew Downes based on the novel by Thomas Hardy. Cross-Curricular Teaching Resources

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May 28, 2019

Reducing Food Waste

Reducing Food Waste: Cross-curricular lesson resources for all ages. Song, video, podcast, activities, Deliciously Ella

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May 15, 2019

Climate Change Songs And Music

Climate Change Songs And Music: Suitable for all ages and voice types. Voice, choir, orchestra, piano, violin, Native American flute. Music by Andrew Downes.

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May 13, 2019

Extinction Rebellion And Music

Extinction Rebellion And Music: Songs for Extinction Rebellion, music making, music healing, protesting, gathering, meditating, talking, expressing

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