Education Resource – Messiaen Curriculum

As part of our Kotzschmar 4 Kids education outreach, The Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ (FOKO) is pleased to present this curriculum based on the life and music of Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992).

Exploring Music with the Pipe Organ: Olivier Messiaen Comes to Visit is the product of ten years of active in-classroom teaching. We offer this lesson plan as a teacher resource to be used in the classroom. For additional information about FOKO education programs please contact us at

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