Lewis & Clark

Dave Para, Cathy Barton-Para, and Mike Fraser (Master Teaching Artist) (Lighton Prize) [ view artist bio ]

Lewis and Clark's voyage is presented by the folk trio,  Barton, Para & Fraser. 

Learn about the Louisiana Purchase, the heroic voyage up the Missouri River, and how Lewis and Clark's actions and discoveries changed our nation.  Music of the era will be sung and played on stringed instruments, as well as a leaf, a jawbone, and a Native American flute.

To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at booknow@kcya.org

  *Sample music of Barton & Para below.

Grade Levels: 3,4,5,6

Fees: $534 for 1 performance; $835 for 2 or more performances on the same day / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 250

Availability: Limited; please inquire

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: Lewis & Clark TPG

Requirements: Projection screen; a small table, desk or projector stand; electrical outlet; space should be available 30 minutes before performance and 15 minutes after; 2 microphones with a PA system if the school feels a sound system is necessary (audiences of 200+)

Standards: 2.4 2.4 Knows how the values and principles of American democracy can be promoted through participating in government.5.2 & 13.1


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