Resources for Teachers


Participating schools and community centers receive a complimentary, one-year organizational membership to the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library. This includes special assistance from the library staff and access to extensive art and music books and materials. Download and print the current resource lists for the Athenaeum Music & Arts in Education Program.






Teachers may download and print out these pre–and post–visit activities and distribute them to their students.


American Women in Music Series

I. Amy Beach, the Dean of American Women Composers

II. Bessie Smith, the Empress of the Blues

III. Today's Women Composer


Journey Through Art History Series

I. Silk Road

II. Made in California

III. Comprehending Conceptual Art


Music in Science Series

I. Brain Music

II. Fibonacci Funk

III. HIgh Five

IV. Physics in Music