BRINGING THE MAGIC OF
S. T. E. A. M
WELCOME TO CHOPIN' IN SPACE
"The movie will open your heart on emotions of astronauts watching our beautiful Earth from the orbit. You will understand why the view of our planet from space is a life changing experience which leaves you with a feeling of harmony and inner peace. Explore your inner space and share the beauty with others."
Here for the
“Chopin in Space Children’s Initiative Project”?
Students will show their reaction to "Chopin The Space Concert" by submitting a visual presentation of their response. The submissions can include but are not limited to painting, sculpture, drawing, poem, verbal explanation, dance, and/or any other artistic expressions. The class with the most submissions enters for a chance at a prize for their class. Show us how the music and images inspired you!
How does the music make you feel?
Where do you see yourself in the universe?
Does this inspire you to learn more about space?
What part of the movie excited you the most?
What did you learn from the movie?
WANT YOUR CLASS TO PARTICIPATE?
Teachers, reach out to us for the link to the video to get started
Submissions are due by December 18th
Submit an image or a 60second video showing your [the students] reaction to "Chopin the Space Concert"
Submissions can be emailed to us, please include the teacher's name, school name, as well as student's first name and grade level.
Email us the parental consent form located below along with your image or video.
TOP 3 classrooms with the most and best submissions
will receive a special prize from Ad Astra Media
1st Place: $500 2nd Place: $300 3rd place: $200
TOP 5 submissions will be highlighted in the film with
an interview with Dr. Intergalactic!
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You will be asked to enter your school and your grade level . The movie will then load for you.
Any students under the age of 19 need to get the parent consent form signed and emailed to us.
The competition is open for Kindergarten to College Classrooms
Submissions are due by December 18th
TEACHERS for more information contact us!
STUDENTS share with your teachers to get your class involved!
Chopin in Space Trailer
Children’s Initiative Project Trailer
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WHAT IS CHOPIN' IN SPACE ?
LET'S START FROM THE BEGINNING
Frédéric Chopin was a Polish French Composer and pianist who lived from March 1, 1810 to October 17th, 1849 near Warsaw, Poland. From the Romantic period, he was best known for his solo pieces for piano... Chopin ranks as one of music’s greatest tone poets by reason of his superfine imagination and fastidious craftsmanship. "Chopin visited Vienna and made his performance debut there in 1829. A second concert confirmed his success, and on his return home he prepared himself for further achievements abroad by writing his Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor (1829) and his Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor (1830), as well as other works for piano and orchestra designed to exploit his brilliantly original piano style. His first études were also written at this time (1829–32) to enable him and others to master the technical difficulties in his new style of piano playing.” Check out his music here!
Space, a continuous area or expanse of free space, unoccupied and full of infinite possibilities. Currently orbiting space is the International Space Station, home to six Astronauts. Back in 2018 Col. George D. Zamka had an idea “to fly something to space for Poland”. Col. George D. Zamka shares "My friend, Adam Ustynowicz, suggested that I fly some music from Chopin, since his 200 year anniversary would occur during my flight. I was doubtful. I was offering a gift, however, and trusted that the music would be a way to celebrate the friendship and heritage between two great countries, the United States and Poland. After I returned the music, Adam began to put video of our mission together with the various Chopin pieces. I saw and heard, as I think you will see, that the emotions that gave life to our mission are the same that people have sensed forever; they are the emotions that Chopin related with his music. Excitement, friendship, separation, and wonder came and went in flashes throughout our time in space."
BRINGING TO YOU,
CHOPIN' IN SPACE
A movie following Col. George D. Zamka’s mission, sharing breathtaking footage as he views Earth from space, set to Chopin’s iconic music and leaving the audience in awe.
Ad Astra Media is working with Alliance for Innovation to make a short film based on peoples reactions after watching Chopin in Space the movie.
Legal fine print:
Submissions sent into Ad Astra Media are covered by the following. The submitters understand that their image/video may be edited, copied, exhibited, published or distributed and waive the right to inspect or approve the finished product wherein their likeness appears. Additionally, the submitter waives any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of their image or recording. The submitter also understands that this material may be used in diverse educational settings within an unrestricted geographic area.
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The submitter understands that by submitting a video to Ad Astra Media - this permission signifies that photographic or video recordings of them may be electronically displayed via the Internet or in the public educational setting. The submitter understands there is no compensation for submissions. The submitter understands that there is only one ‘winners prize’ and understands that Ad Astra Media holds the right to distribute the ‘winners prize’ as they see fit. There is no time limit on the validity of this release nor is there any geographic limitation on where these materials may be distributed. This release applies to photographic, audio or video recordings collected as part of the sessions listed on this document only. By submitting a response, the submitter acknowledges that they have completely read and fully understand the above release and agree to be bound thereby. The submitter hereby releases any and all claims against any person or organization utilizing this material for educational purposes.
Ad Astra Media appreciates all submissions and will review each one to approve of proper language, content and non-plagiarized material.
Children under the age of 18 must have parents' permission to submit.