Night on Bald Mountain Musical Lesson, Activities & Worksheets


Night on Bald Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky became well known through Disney’s Fantasia. This “spooky” musical lesson plan gives some history about Night on Bald Mountain and its composer Modest Mussorgsky.

Lesson includes digital links to YouTube videos and free audio files. There are also several writing activities, musical activities, theater (theatre) activities, dance activities and art activities to go along. Additionally, there is information about the composer, Modest Mussorgsky.


Packet includes:

  • Lesson for Night on Bald Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
  • History about the composer Modest Mussorgsky
  • Links to YouTube videos and free audio file
  • Images and posters to print for visual aids or bulletin boards
  • Vocabulary list
  • Activities – Visual Art, Language Art / Writing, Music, Dance and History
  • Answer key


Printable worksheets

  • Listen to Night on Bald Mountain worksheet
  • Night on Bald Mountain Art worksheet
  • Night on Bald Mountain Story worksheet
  • Modest Mussorgsky worksheet
  • Matching worksheet
  • Night on Bald Mountain Poem worksheet
  • Night on Bald Mountain Coloring worksheet


This is the perfect lesson and activity for elementary school children and teachers especially at Halloween. The song is about 11 minutes long and the lesson could take about 30 minutes. Depending on the activity or activities you choose they could take 15+minutes to complete.

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