Play to Learn About the Composers
Use these three-part sets of fourteen Montessori Cards to help children identify famous composers by face, name, music period, and life span.
Cards are in black-and-white and feature the image piece, name piece and control card with additional data. Seventeen composers are featured and one blank card is also provided for a favorite composer not included in our sets.
It is recommended that you print the cards on cardstock or heavier bond paper. You may also want to laminate the finished pieces for longevity and repeated use.
Composers featured in this set include the following people.
- Franz Liszt 1840-1893 Romantic
- Richard Wagner 1813-1883 Romantic
- Stephen Foster 1826-1864 Romantic
- Giuseppe Verdi 1813-1901 Romantic
- Johannes Brahms 1833-1897 Romantic
- Camille Saint-Saens 1835-1921 Romantic
- Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840-1893 Romantic
- Antonin Leopold Dvorak 1841-1904 Romantic
- Edvard Grieg 1843-1907 Romantic
- Sir Edward Elgar 1857-1934 Romantic
- Giacomo Puccini 1858-1924 Late Romantic
- Claude-Achille Debusy 1862-1918 Impressionist
- Richard Strauss 1864-1949 Early Modern
- George Gershwin 1898-1937 Modern
These resources were made to accompany our Little Timeline of Composers.
Focus: Composers, biographical info, music study
Theme: Famous Composers