December 2021 Archives

Lesson #1 - An Overture to All Things Nutcracker (with Nana from Chalk Pastel)

Download the Handout from SQUILT Music

Needed for the Chalk Pastel portion:

 

 

 

Lesson #2 - Dance of the Sugarplum Fairy

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Lesson #3 - Trepak (Russian Dance)

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Bonus Lesson: Go Tell It On The Mountain

This lesson was given to the general public to show them what SQUILT LIVE! is all about. Your kids might enjoy learning about the carol in the recording: 

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Supplemental Resources

I love George Balanchine's choreography with the NYC Ballet. You can rent this version (which is wonderful for children because it is narrated) by clicking here. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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