New Episode - "Vietnam" - in Musical Ancestries™ Series for Children
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ST. LOUIS - eMusicWire -- Classic 107.3, "The Voice for the Arts in St. Louis," announced today the upcoming premiere of a new episode in its series for school-aged children called Musical Ancestries™. The new episode explores the splendor of Vietnamese culture through its music, dance, history, and rich cultural traditions. Musical Ancestries is designed to create a pathway to understanding and appreciation as children explore the great diversity of our community.

"Musical Ancestries is an important educational program that actively engages children, parents, and teachers," says Julie Schuster, Classic 107.3 CEO and General Manager.  "Listeners and viewers will experience the vibrant music, thrilling dance, and warmth of Vietnamese traditions."

The new episode, "Vietnam," debuts at 10 a.m. May 18th, following "Classics 4 Kids," the station's weekly show that introduces children to great works of classical music. The episode airs again at 7:00 p.m. May 19th, and 2:00 p.m. May 22nd.

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In addition to the three radio broadcasts, teachers, students, and families can delve deeper and engage through the educational resources on Classic 107.3's website. A user-friendly Prezi presentation incorporates visual images, maps, audio and video clips, as well as hands-on activities. Students can follow along with the broadcast as they use the online materials or access the Musical Ancestries™ information online at their convenience.

Teachers and parents alike express great enthusiasm for Musical Ancestries™ programming.

The students really enjoyed the videos about how the instruments are made. I loved how the music and dances connected to festivals and celebrations in the countries…The students were able to connect what they are learning in other classes to music which was unique to see as an educator. (Music Educator)

I am very impressed with the interactive platform and the content! My sons are going to go nuts over this - it's exactly the kind of thing they love! (Parent)

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Source: Classic 107.3
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