The Kodaly Method

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Saturday, August 25, 2012

Zoltán Kodály thought singing was the most important part of music. So, he developed a method to teach people to read and write music using folk songs. Learn about the "Kodaly Method" this week on Classics for Kids.

Music used within the program:

"Close Encounters of the Third Kind": The Conversation

"The Sound of Music": Do, A Deer

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7, second movement

Aaron Copland: Simple Gifts

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