Additional Teacher Resources

Interview with the Maestro! As requested by Abilene teachers, we’ve recorded an interview with David Itkin, Abliene Philharmonic’s Artistic Director. Do your students have questions about what it’s like to have a career in music? This excellent resource is available streaming on Vimeo. Use the password “phil2015”

2018 Curriculum Guide: Once you have turned in your reservation form we’ll send you a hard copy of it.

Try these lesson plans written by Teresa Graham – 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Try these Prezis with awesome showcases of all the major orchestral instruments for the Woodwind, Brass, String, and Percussion Families by Crystal Perdue!

Composer cards: Pictures to help children identify the faces of composers

Vocabulary Guide: A definition sheet with many commonly used terms at the symphony

Music Memory Cards: Card-sized pictures of musical instruments to help your students remember what orchestral instruments look like

In the Hall of the Mountain King Activities – Movement and cup passing activities

Musical Listening Bingo Cards – Learn to identify the songs from the program and see who gets bingo first!


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For more information on the concerts, to order your Teacher Guide, or to sign your class up, please contact the Abilene Philharmonic office at (325) 677- 6710.