Beethoven - His Musical Compositions
At 22 Beethoven arrived in Bonn where he studied with some of the great master musicians. Beethoven's adult life was marked by his profound deafness. He composed some of his most-loved works at a time when he could not hear. When Beethoven died, his contemporaries knew that the maestro, and his works, would long be remembered. (14:41) Part 2.
After Beethoven's father started drinking, the income his young son generated was the family's main source of support. The days were dark, and dreadful, for the young musician.
"You have nothing more to teach me," an exasperated, impertinent Beethoven once told his father.
Escaping the turmoil in his own house, Beethoven found peace at the home of friends - Eleonore and Stephan von Breuning - whose mother (Helene) understood the growing child was fragile, ne
Karajan - Beethoven Symphony No. 5 - Part 1
Karajan Conducting Beethoven's 5th Symphony, Part 1 (Movements 1 and 2). Very old and rare film, no longer in print, recorded in 1966. From http://www.musopen.com
Symphony No 6, 3rd movement by Beethoven
This is a live stage performance of Bernard Haitink conducting the London Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven's sixth symphony. It was recorded in November, 2005. The picture quality is good and the sound quality is excellent.
Beethoven Symphony No.5 - 1st Mov, Barenboim
The Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67, was written by Ludwig van Beethoven in 1804–08. This symphony is one of the most popular and well-known compositions in all of classical music, and one of the most often played symphonies. Daniel Barenboin conducts the Berliner Philharmoniker in this video of the 1st Movement of Symphony No. 5, Allegro con brio. Barenboim is known for interpreting music as close to the composer's intentions as possible.
Beethoven Symphony No. 3 Eroica Movement 4 (Part 2)
Herbert Von Karajan Conducts Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E Flat Major Eroica, Op. 55, Movement 4 (Part 2). Live professional performance with the Berlin Philharmonic. (8:57)
Bethoven Symphony No. 3 Eroica Movement 3
The 3rd Movement of Beethoven's Eroica Symphony. The conductor is Roger Norrington. This is a recording with a slideshow of one picture of Beethoven.
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 Ode to Joy (Finale)
Leonard Bernstein conducts the Vienna Philharmonic live. This is the final part of the piece, which contains the incredible Prestissimo Finale. This contains the chorus and four soloists: Jones, Verrett, Domingo and Talvela.
Beethoven Symphony No. 5, 1st mvt
Telecast March 22, 1952 from Carnegie Hall, New York City. Toscanini conducts the NBC Symphony Orchestra playing the first movement of Beethoven's famous Symphony Number 5. (06:07)
What Is Autism?
What Is Autism?. Part of the series: Autism Information. Autism is a type of behavior that was only described and formally diagnosed in the early 1980s, and it manifests in speech problems, odd behaviors and difficulty communicating with others. (2:15)
How to Recognize the Early Signs of Autism
This video clip teaches the early signs of autism. Step by step instructions of how to recognize symptoms and what to do if you recognize them. (2:41)
Early Signs of autism- stacking blocks, no eye contact
Nearly five minutes long, this video shows a child with signs of autism. I personally share the child's frustration. Tedious to watch and the only lesson is the child's reactions. A child who was later said to be autisic. Run time 04:46.
What is Asperger's Syndrome?
This video on Asperger's Syndrome (high functioning autism) explains, in simple terms what Asperger's is and the typical tendencies of Asperger kids such as social functioning, sensory issues, schedules, obsessive interests, etc. Great video for teachers and parents. (Running Time: 3:26)
Famous People With Asperger Syndrome
This short video uses visuals displayed across screen on famous people who have Asperger's Syndrome. There are many talented, brilliant people identified in this video who have Asperger's Syndrome. This would be a great video for typical students to teach tolerance (Running Time 1:16).
Characteristics of Asperger's Syndrome-Asperger's Famous People
This video does a great job in defining characteristics of Asperger's Syndrome and then displays famous people who have either been diagnosed or suspected to have Asperger's. Some of these famous people include Albert Einstein, Bill Gates, Andy Warhol, etc. This video would be beneficial for school staff development, for parents, for Asperger kids, and for the typical students to teach tolerance (Running Time 5:01).
Inca, Part 2
Highlights of this second clip cover challenges of Peruvian geography (desert, rainforest, mountains) with live coverage of modern Inti Raymi festival.
Inca - Time Life (IV)
Speculation about mystery of Nazca lines (astronomical calendar, ceremonial significance) including footage of modern ceremony. Covers effect of Spanish contact, gold ransom, and execution of last Inca emperor.
The Inca Codes, Rise and Fall of an Empire. Pt 2/4
By 1532 the Incan civilization was at its height and was the largest power in the Americas. This documentary is suitable for high school students.
The Inca Codes, Rise and Fall of an Empire. Pt 3/4
By 1532 the Incan civiliation was at its height and was the largest power in the Americas. This documentary is suitable for high school students.
Introduction To Ratios
In this clip learn about Ratios. Ratios compares one thing happening to another. An example is shown using a seven day weather forecast to find the ratio.