Children's Books

Members of our GRS family and community leaders read stories to your child set to music. Read with permission from Scholastic.
Marcelo Lehninger reads Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin
► John Varineau reads Giraffes Can't Dance
► Pearl Shangkuan reads Amira's Song
Duane Davis reads All the World
Marcel Price reads Where the Wild Things Are

Instrument Discovery

Members of the orchestra show, talk about, and play their instruments in a fun and informative way!
► John Varineau and the Baton
The String Section (For fun resources to accompany these videos, click HERE.)
► The Woodwind Section (For fun resources to accompany these videos, click HERE.)
► Check-in with John Varineau
The Brass Section (For fun resources to accompany these videos, click HERE.)
► The Percussion Section (For fun resources to accompany these videos, click HERE.)
Conduct the Orchestra with John Varineau

Additional Resources

► Instrument and composer information for kids
► Information about classical music for kids
Chrome Music Lab - a website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments
► BBC’s Discovering Music Videos
► Leonard Bernstein’s Young People’s Concerts