Classical Music for Primary - Ten Pieces
Primary lesson plans and resources for:
Key Stage 2 in England and Wales;\ Key Stage 1/Key Stage 2 in Northern Ireland;\ Second Level, P5-P7 in Scotland
Lesson plans and resources introducing students to classical music from Bach to Wagner with six weeks of learning and activities.
These resources are bursting with ideas for how to get young children to be creative with classical music, but you can of course use the Ten Pieces in many other subjects and activities.
Pick a piece and get started!
‘Habanera’ and ‘Toreador Song’ from ‘Carmen Suite No. 2’
Symphony No. 1 in G major – Allegro (1st mvt)
Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World’ – Largo (2nd mvt)
‘Enigma’ Variations – Theme (‘Enigma’), variations 11, 6 & 7
Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra (5th movement)
Symphony No. 10 (2nd movement)
The Nutcracker – Waltz of the Flowers; Russian Dance
‘Dies Irae’ and ‘Tuba Mirum’ from ‘Requiem’
‘Ride of the Valkyries’ from ‘Die Walküre’