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John Lennon

John Lennon’s song “Imagine” encourages listeners to envision a world at peace. He describes how without the barriers of religion, nationality or material possessions, humans could finally live together harmoniously. During the Vietnam War, it became a protest song and symbol for the peace movement.

The song is suitable for interdisciplinary teaching with regard to the subjects of Music, History and Ethics.

· · 1971

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Lennon, John, Yoko Ono and Phil Spector. "Imagine." Imagine. Apple Records, EMI Group, Universal Music, 1971. 3 min.

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