For Students

Piano Slam 13 theme

Miami MEMORIES – What’s Changed. 


Big News! You can be the #1 Poet in MDCPS

PIANO SLAM invites MDCPS Middle & High School students to
write poetry about the MUSIC in their lives.

Recuerdos i. Choro - William Bolcom
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Recuerdos ii. Paseo - William Bolcom
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Recuerdos iii. Valse Venezolano - William Bolcom
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Piano Slam

Glossary of Terms

Content for poems can be selected within the areas of general language, STEAM, and social studies.


All poetry must be about music and should refer to this year’s theme of “Miami Memories."


National Medal of Arts, Pulitzer Prize, and Grammy Award-winner William Bolcom is an American composer of chamber, operatic, vocal, choral, cabaret, ragtime, and symphonic music.

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