The 15-minute mini-musical was created to provide students in Gr. 4 – 6 with cross-curricular and integrated learning opportunities specifically in music, drama, movement, visual arts, science and language arts.
This 25-minute mini-musical brings to life the story of a famous explorer and fur trader’s amazing journey down one of North America’s most rugged rivers and how this affected the development of North America.
Finding the message from difficult experiences and telling the story is difficult but can be empowering. These words and personal experience serve as an inspiration for writing “The Wind will Carry My Song”, a SATB choral composition.
Based on the poem by Sir Charles G.D. Roberts, this piece uses garden imagery to paint a story about a conventional person seduced by the appearance of the free spirited and non-committal “Carmenesque” person.