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Music of the Civil Rights Movement – Lesson 2

Music of the Civil Rights Movement – Lesson 2

Music always has been a part of political movements, and the American Civil Rights Movement is one of the strongest echo of this belief. The civil rights movement in the 1950s & 1960s have once been described as the greatest singing movement in our nation’s history. Many of the songs grew out of the rich [...]
Video Production Lesson 2: Camera Settings and Angles and Shots

Video Production Lesson 2: Camera Settings and Angles and Shots

Today’s lesson acquaints students with Musical Instrument Digital Interfaces (MIDI) by providing a brief history on the concept of recording note information instead of sound--piggy backing on earlier concepts such as rolls for the Player Piano. The class will break into groups to begin creating their very own bass and synth MIDIs for their compositions [...]
Electronic Music Production Lesson 2: Producing With MIDI

Electronic Music Production Lesson 2: Producing With MIDI

Today’s lesson acquaints students with Musical Instrument Digital Interfaces (MIDI) by providing a brief history on the concept of recording note information instead of sound--piggy backing on earlier concepts such as rolls for the Player Piano. The class will break into groups to begin creating their very own bass and synth MIDIs for their compositions [...]
Music of the Civil Rights Movement

Music of the Civil Rights Movement

Music always has been a part of political movements, and the American Civil Rights Movement is one of the strongest echo of this belief. The civil rights movement in the 1950s & 1960s have once been described as the greatest singing movement in our nation’s history. Many of the songs grew out of the rich [...]
Video Production Lesson 1: Introduction

Video Production Lesson 1: Introduction

From this lesson plan, students will be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of using a DSLR camera, demonstrate an understanding of professional shooting techniques, choose professional frame rates and resolutions, and practice shooting with the camera and adjusting settings. DOWNLOAD LESSON PLAN Age Group: Grades 6 to College
Revisit: X: 40 YEARS OF PUNK IN LOS ANGELES

Revisit: X: 40 YEARS OF PUNK IN LOS ANGELES

ABOUT THE EXHIBIT On October 13, 2017, the GRAMMY Museum opened X: 40 Years of Punk in Los Angeles, an exhibit that celebrated four decades since the band X’s formation, and offered visitors a glimpse into how their four original members – Exene Cervenka, John Doe, Billy Zoom, and DJ Bonebrake – quickly established the [...]
GRAMMY Museum Daily Staff Picks on Spotify

GRAMMY Museum Daily Staff Picks on Spotify

Bringing you some music to enjoy at home during this time of social distancing, we’re excited to announce that the GRAMMY Museum will also be sharing daily playlists curated by our staff on Spotify, including the guest services and security team members in an effort to continue keeping all employees engaged during this closure. Follow [...]
Music Education At Home Release Schedule

Music Education At Home Release Schedule

The core of the GRAMMY Museum’s mission is to provide music education for all. Therefore, while our Museum’s physical location is closed until further notice in light of COVID-19 we will release educational content and lesson plans on our blog and digital platforms during the closure, continuing our mission of paying tribute to our musical [...]