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Having completed training in Arts Integration through a partnership with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Pam and Spencer, of Wild Carrot, are TEACHING ARTISTS specializing in ARTS INTEGRATION - weaving together arts activities and COMMON CORE CURRICULUM from Language Arts and Social Studies to Math and Science.

Wild Carrot

Our Roots are Showing! interactive performance

Curriculum: Music, Social Studies

This performance features a wide variety of American Roots music from jazz and folk songs to show tunes and original material.  Spanning the last century with an interactive style that keeps all ages interested, the artists demonstrate and discuss the history and geography of the music and the people who brought it to this country. The artists share and demonstrate a number of instruments, including guitar, mandolin, concertina, lap dulcimer, and banjo. The performance is adaptable for elementary and middle school grades.

Recommend Grades: K-6 or 6-8

Length: 50 minutes

Cost: $450 first session / $150 each additional

Max #Sessions per Day: 2