American History

Experience History Through Music | American history stories and songs

Experience History Through Music

The BEST folk music you have ever heard, combined with the fascinating stories they represent in American history, brought back into print by Diana Waring! Each product includes a soft cover book with music and the stories that place it in historical context paired with an audio CD with a selection of popular and beloved songs from the era.

The Experience History Through Music series includes:

America – Heart of a New Nation 

"Sweet Betsy from Pike" Audio Sample

Westward Ho! – Heart of the Old West 

"Oh, California" Audio Sample

Musical Memories of Laura Ingalls Wilder

"Buffalo Gals" Audio Sample

Combo Pack (all three titles)

The History Through Music musicians are amazing, every instrument is real, lots of great vocalists, and more toe-tapping music than you can imagine! The books tell the stories behind the songs. Together, they bring America's history to life through its music. With fascinating story books and toe-tapping folk music CDs, American history has NEVER been this fun!

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Experience History Through Music Testimonials

  • “I can't recommend these books highly enough. They are of the same quality as all of Diana's curriculum. In a word – excellent.” ~Lisa Berry
  • “Trust me — they're catchy. You'll all be singing them well into the future.” ~Meg Falciani
  • “This is learning history at its best — hands on and out-loud!” ~Lisa Nehring
  • “This is HIGH QUALITY — perfect for moms who want only the best for their children.” ~Lynn McInnis