Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham
This is an animated version of Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham! (07:56) The image quality is not the best.
The Foot Book
Dr. Seuss' The Foot Book is read with views of the book's pages and music. Static on sound track. (3:52)
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
This a video of the famous rhyming story and beginner reader by Dr. Seuss. Primary teachers, and parents, can use Dr. Seuss's text filled with rhyming, and high frequency words to teach language skills.
Fox In Socks,
This video features the rhyming story of Fox in Sox by Dr. Seuss. The brightly colored illustrations are shown on the screen as the story is narrated.
Dr. Seuss's Scrambled Eggs Super.
The reading of the Dr. Seuss's Scrambled Eggs Super is illustrated in this five minute video and shows that Seuss likes to use many rhetorical strategies in stories. Also shown in this animation of colorful cartoon characters Dr. Seuss uses.
Justin Bieber Reads The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
Join Justin Bieber as he reads The Cat in the Hat. The images are animated behind Bieber as he reads. (8:28)
Scales: Major Scales, Minor Scales, Modal Scales
There are many different types of scales that musicians have used down through the years, but the most-used scale is the major scale, followed by the minor scale. Other scales include all the "Modal Scales" such as Dorian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Aeolian, etc. This short video is an overview of these scales. Run time 12:51.
Elgar Cello Concerto, 1st mvmt played by Yo-Yo Ma
This concerto was composed in 1919 and is considered to be a conersone of cello repetoire. This is a live 1997 performance of Yo-Yo Ma with Daniel Barenboim and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on stage at Carnegie Hall. Their is a brief, narrated introduction at the beginning.
Dvorak Cello Concerto played by Yo-Yo Ma.
This is a live performance of Dvorak's Cello Concerto on stage by Yo-Yo Ma and the New York Philharmonic Orchestra. The video begins with some background on Dvorak. This Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191 by Antonín Dvořák was the composer's last solo concerto, and was written in 1894–1895 for his friend, the cellist Hanuš Wihan.
Rostropovich plays the Prelude from Bach's Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major
In this famous Prelude from Bach's Cello Suite No. 1 (BWV 1007), cello master Mstislav Rostropovich plays at the Basilique Sainte Madeleine, Vézelay, Yvonne, France in 1991. Sound and video quality are both fine. Compare with Yo-Yo Ma's more legato performance.
Yo-Yo Ma solos with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, playing Dvorak's Cello Concerto in b minor opus 104. The piece is one of Nathaniel Ayers' favorites.
Ernest Bloch-Cello Solo "Prayer"
Nathaniel Ayers is particularly fond of composer Ernst Bloch. This cello soloist, accompanied by piano, performs the Prayer, Supplication and Jewish Song from Bloch's "Jewish Life." Wassily Gerassimez plays the cello, accompanied by Nicolai Gerassimez.
Yo-Yo Ma -Tchaikovsky's Variations, Rococo Theme
In this video excerpt, celebrating the composer's 150th birthday, Yo-Yo Ma plays the ending of Tchaikovsky's Variations on a Rococo Theme at the Gala in Leningrad (in 1990). Watch for Yo-Yo Ma's wink at the conductor, about 1:17 into the clip. (2:27)
This Brain Pop video discusses the life of Yo-Yo Ma. Some key terms include cello, Chinese-American, orchestra, symphony, child prodigy, Carnegy Hall, and The Silk Road Project. (4:28)
One String, Many Sounds: Jonah Ellsworth on Cello
In this performance video from From the Top at Carnegie Hall, cellist and volleyball player Jonah Ellsworth from Cambridge, Massachusetts, accompanied by host Christopher O'Riley, performs Variations on One String on a Theme of Rossini, by Niccolo Paganini. Watch as Jonah plays the entire song on one string, producing a wide variety of sounds. (05:30)
1984 Apple's Macintosh Commercial
This was the commercial that introduced the Apple Macintosh Computer to the world. (0:58)
Classic Macintosh Ads
A series of some classic Macintosh computer ads from 1984. It shows how the computer is more powerful, you don't have to be a genus to use it, it stores vast amounts of information and is as easy to use as a mouse click. (2:59)
Animoto is a program that you can use to create videos. You need to create an account to use this free program. You get 30 seconds for free-to use more time you may pay to create a full length video. It is very simple to use-it can be as easy as a one click upload. Directions are given to create the video. (8:34)
Animoto-Make Impressive Slide Shows
Their first release is Animoto, a web application that automatically generates professionally produced videos using their own patent-pending technology and high-end motion design. Each video is a fully customized orchestration of user-selected images and music. Produced on a widescreen format, Animoto videos have the visual energy of a music video and the emotional impact of a movie trail.(5:37)
History of the Mac OS; part 2
This is just a very very very quick summary of what transpired in the 90s between Apple and Microsoft. A quick slideshow that shows how the Apple OS developed in the late 1980's and early 1990's. (10:01)