Music & History Videos

San Diego County Music for the docents of Mission Trails Regional Park. Sequence begins with beautiful local Native American songs, and then musically celebrates the Spanish, Mexican, and American historical periods of California history.
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A few moments from a Celtic ballad concert for St. Paul's Retirement Community at Hooleys Public House at Grossmont Center. March 2019.
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Sharing pirate ballads, shanties, immigration songs, and maritime adventure on The Star of India. Thank you Gener for a great morning!
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A few clips from our Thanksgiving Notes "history through music" show. This musical event features songs from colonial America, including the "Pilgrims," their colonial neighbors, and the American experience.
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The music of California can be used to teach 4th grade students history, music, English and Spanish. This video samples the program that Many-Strings provides for the San Diego History Center "School in the Park Program."
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This video samples a few minutes from an interactive music program for OASIS Mission Valley. The program focused on the music of the American Revolution.
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A few moments from San Diego History Center's "School in the Park" program. A musical field trip that samples California and San Diego history.
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San Diego's music in the Cabrillo National Park Visitor Center.
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Special tunes on The Star of India..for the Grandkids. 
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A few moments from an OASIS/ Point Loma Library Celtic Sing A-Long and an OASIS Mission Valley Irish Play A-Long. Also, special sharing from an delightful Irish lady on her mother's songs.
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Music and history for Cabrillo National Monument. This interactive event began with local Native American music, the music of the Spanish and English explorers, the Mexican Rancho Period and concluded with the music of the American settlers. The program's selections had a maritime emphasis.
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Slides showing the integration of music and third grade VAPA and Social Studies standards.
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Song: "The Eddystone Light," a humorous early American song. Demonstrates student musicianship and student designed drama and dance.
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Student performance of music from American history. Demonstrates singing, historical introductions, and parent participation.
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