52 Composer profiles, good for composer of the month. Gershwin
Surprise Symphony Listening Map ~ Free Printable PDF!
free Famous Musicians pages Each month we feature one of the following famous musicians: Ludwig van Beethoven Johann Sebastian Bach Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Antonio Lucio Vivaldi Edvard Hagerup Grieg Frans Schubert Felix Mendelssohn Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Frederic Chopin (Franz) Joseph Haydn George Frederic Handel Johannes Brahms Wilhelm Richard Wagner Ralph Vaughan Williams Sir Edward William Elgar Jean Sibelius Joseph-Maurice Ravel Hector Berlioz
Sheryl Welles has lots of tips for teaching music. Here's a picture of a game that would be fun to use to teach about composers. Write facts about each composer on the piano keys and cut them up. Mix the keys up with other composer keys and see if students can match the keys to the correct composer AND put them in order to look like a keyboard.
Bach Composer Puzzle - Kids put puzzles together at a station and fill in graphic organizer using facts on puzzle. Could double-bubble with another composer...
Bulletin Boards for the Music Classroom
Tchaikovsky Composer Study