Music is Everywhere
Trevor Stewart brings some of the most ancient instruments from Australia and Africa and some of the most unique and innovative sounds in modern-day America to his performance. Instruments include the Australian didgeridoo, African thumb piano, Indian snake charmer, South American rainstick, electric viola and the Chapman Stick (an instrument that’s the equivalent of two guitars played simultaneously) in this participatory performance.
Different versions of this program are available for the following grade levels: K-2nd, 3rd-5th, 6th-8th, 9th-12th.
Appropriate for ages: Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Trevor Stewart studied viola and music composition and performance at Wichita State University. Since 1998, Trevor has been playing the Chapman Stick, a unique musical instrument invented in 1969 by Emmett Chapman. See http://www.trevorstewartmusic.com/ for music performance videos and more.
Trevor also performs as part of the duos “Mirror Images” and “World Culture Party.”
We love Trevor’s program. We learned so much.
J. Morton, 4th/5th grade, Franklin Elementary, Wichita
Excellent job of engaging children in learning! Nice job of connecting music with geography, transportation, history, etc.! Kids and teachers really enjoyed it! Thank you!
J. Vance, Music Teacher, Lewis Open Magnet, Wichita