Included in our Complete Kindergarten Curriculum and used through Second Grade, Music Enrichment begins fostering an appreciation for and understanding of classical music in young listeners. Each week includes a classical piece, an explanation of the work, and questions for discussion. We provide links to the complete selections for YouTube, iTunes, and Spotify on this page.
Patrick Fata is a pianist, composer, writer, and educator. He studied at the Conservatoire National de Région de Rueil-Malmaison in Paris, and at Huntington and Butler Universities in Indiana, where he specialized in piano performance. Patrick began composing primarily for piano, but is now focused on chamber and orchestral music, and has also written and recorded five albums of worship music with his wife, Amy. Patrick is developing curriculum for Memoria Press that combines music history and theory to expand students’ understanding and appreciation of classical music.