of Shakespeare's Time
Music Brings History Alive!
For All Audiences, Grades Pre-K to 12
Lower Grades - Story with action and Renaissance music
Upper Grades - Lively demonstration of musical instruments with
commentary on Renaissance society
Anne and Rob have created entertaining educational programs about
the music and culture of the Renaissance, from the years approximately
1550 to 1650. The programs are targeted to specific age groups.
Each program features performances of music from the time of William
Shakespeare on appropriate instruments including recorders, Renaissance
guitar, dulcimer, flutes, and a variety of percussion instruments.
Assembly programs are approximately 45-minutes in length. Curriculum
areas: History, Music, English and Social Studies.
Lower Elementary, Preschool, Family
Anne & Rob introduce young audiences to the sounds of early
music and instruments through action, stories and participation.
Anne and Rob play a variety of instruments including recorders,
gittern, dulcimer and percussion.
Upper Elementary, Middle School, Jr High, High School
Anne and Rob show and play a lively assortment of replica Renaissance
instruments, and tell about how they were used. Music selections
are Renaissance songs and tunes.