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ARTSEDGE ARTSEDGE

ARTSEDGE

The Kennedy Center opens its doors to thousands of children each year – and hundreds of thousands more step in through ARTSEDGE, our K-12 arts education network.

African Dance African Dance

African Dance

These five-minute video lessons will help you learn the posture and isolations common in African dance, and about two African drums, the cajon and the djembe

Andes Manta Andes Manta

Andes Manta

Andes Manta performs the vibrant music of the Andes on more than 35 traditional instruments. From the lyrical sound of the quena, or Andean Flute, to the haunting tones of the six-foot long pan-pipes, the music of Andes Manta is an experience that never fails to bring audiences to their feet.

Conga drum Azor: Vodou Jazz

Azor: Vodou Jazz

Azor is known throughout the world as one of the most powerful voices in traditional sacred music in Vodou. He and his group of traditional drummers travel and record extensively especially in Japan. Their repertoire ranges from traditional chants to “Vodou jazz.”

Balkan Quartet Balkan Quartet

Balkan Quartet

Specializing in Gypsy music, these versatile musicians from the heart of the Balkans perform music from the region

Beijing Traditional Ensemble Beijing Traditional Music Ensemble

Beijing Traditional Music Ensemble

Beijing Traditional Music Ensemble's extensive repertoire and virtuoso musicians demonstrate the range of distinctive styles that developed in each region for erhu (fiddle), pipa (lute), and other instruments.

Betty Carter Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead

Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead

Under the direction of Jason Moran, Kennedy Center Artistic Advisor for Jazz, the Jazz Ahead program identifies outstanding, emerging jazz artist-composers in their mid-teens to age twenty-five, and brings them together under the tutelage of experienced artist-instructors who coach and counsel them, helping to polish their performance, composing, and arranging skills.

Blood, Guts, & Gore Blood, Guts, and Gore

Blood, Guts, and Gore

These video tutorials offer step-by-step guides for homemade fake blood and other gory stage effects. The series is hosted by stuntman and special effects professional Greg Poljacik.

Blue Note Records Blue Note Records at 75

Blue Note Records at 75

When it comes to the ongoing experiment that is modern jazz, there have been few cooler laboratories than Blue Note Records. For 75 years and counting, Blue Note has put the recording of innovative, authentic, uncompromising jazz above other measures of success.

Peking Opera China: Arts & Culture

China: Arts & Culture

This video series brings you a glimpse of the history and diversity of China's performing arts

Greece City Dionysia: The Ancient Roots of Modern Theater

City Dionysia: The Ancient Roots of Modern Theater

Designed to support high school studies of theater, literature and world history, this site leads students though the development of Ancient ideas and contemporary theater practice, then on to write and stage their own original play while demonstrating an understanding of the rules and structure of Greek tragedy.

Dan-One Dan-One: Alphabetical Engineer

Dan-One: Alphabetical Engineer

Graffiti artist Danny ‘Dan-One’ Polonco, a self-described “Alphabetical Engineer,” talks about graffiti art form as a means for self-expression.

Dancing With Gregory Hines

Dancing With Gregory Hines

In this video-based interactive, Gregory Hines is your guide through the diverse and exciting history, people, and techniques of tap.

Diane Ravitch Diane Ravitch on the Arts in Education

Diane Ravitch on the Arts in Education

Education historian Diane Ravitch discusses the inequity in access to arts education among American schools

Hand on turntable DJ 101: The Basics

DJ 101: The Basics

In this podcast series, DJ Kuttin Kandi shows students the basics of Turntablism, how to scratch records as a DJ, and the differences between Vinyl and Digital DJing.

Drop Me Off in Harlem Drop Me Off in Harlem

Drop Me Off in Harlem

Drop Me Off in Harlem will give students the opportunity to explore the art, music, and people that changed Harlem from a neighborhood into a historical landmark

Edwin Colón Zayas Edwin Colón Zayas

Edwin Colón Zayas

A 2009 NEA Heritage Award winner, the Puerto Rican composer, arranger, and director is best known as a musician with a passion for the cuatro, a guitar-like instrument with five sets of double strings.

El Alto Strings El Alto Strings

El Alto Strings

The Bolivian musicians may practice Bach and other classical music at home, but they were eager to share their interpretation of traditional Bolivian music during their performance at the Kennedy Center.

Elephant and Piggie Elephant & Piggie's We Are in a Play

Elephant & Piggie's We Are in a Play

Explore the creative process behind the writing, music, and design of the musical Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play! This video series features clips from the performance and takes you behind the scenes to hear from author/illustrator/lyricist Mo Willems and others on the creative team.

Stephen Schwartz An Evening with Stephen Schwartz

An Evening with Stephen Schwartz

From his time at Juilliard to his grand success on Broadway, follow the path of Stephen Schwartz, the composer/lyricist of such legendary works as Godspell, Pippin, and his most recent Broadway hit, Wicked. Excerpted from the Kenndey Center event moderated by Michael Kerker, ASCAP Director of Musical Theater, this series invites you into the world of one of the American theater's most talented artists.

Felina Backer Felina Backer

Felina Backer

Whether she is bringing joy to audiences through her vocal prowess or assisting a student on their path to a successful future, Felina Backer is a true inspiration to everyone she encounters. Felina uses her talent and spirit to transcend negativity and serve as a driving force throughout the United States, Canada, and Haiti.

Dancing feet Five(ish) Minute Dance Lessons

Five(ish) Minute Dance Lessons

Our collection of Five(ish) Minute Dance Lessons will teach the moves that will let you hit the dance floor looking like a pro. From the African Dinhe, to the East Coast Swing, Charleston, Salsa or Cha Cha Cha, we've got you covered.

Galumpha Galumpha, The Human Jungle Gym

Galumpha, The Human Jungle Gym

Galumpha, "The Human Jungle Gym," brings to life a world of imagination, beauty, muscle, and merriment

Garry Golden Garry Golden, Professional Futurist

Garry Golden, Professional Futurist

Garry Golden is a professionally trained Futurist who writes, speaks and consults on issues shaping business and society in the 21st century

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