Five(ish) Minute African Drum Lessons. In this series, percussionist Farai Malianga talks about drums and
At this time when families are educating and entertaining while sheltering in place, the Negaunee
Activities and resources put together by the CSO.
Comprehensive modern band resources. Instructional videos, links to songs with chord charts for ukelele, piano,
Several areas to explore, good for teaching rhythm basics, Drum set students can benefit from
Creates random rhythms with different difficulty options. Helps students read and notate music. See the
Links to different interviews about potential careers in music. Visit JW Pepper site.
Musicplay Online – usually paid subscription, but free through school closures.
Fresh approach to snare by Mark Wessels. Watch his videos on his YouTube channel.
Interactive speech synthesis tool to teach about the areas of voice and vocal technique. Try
Incredible assortment of tools for visualizing and creating music. Visit Control Alt Achieve!
Exploratorium is a fun, interactive website about the science of music.
Cloud-based music creation tool using virtual instruments. Helps students improve, arrange, and compose music. Visit
Online rum machine (create drum loops & rhythms). Helps improve, arrange, and compose music. Visit
Interactive websites that features composers, musical technique, history, musical scores, and more on the San
Improve, arrange, and compose music on this fun site. Visit Chrome Music Lab.
Virtual musical instruments can be found on the Virtual Musical Instrument site. Students will also
A fun drag-and-drop tool for rhythms and beats. Helps students Improve, Arrange, and Compose Music.
Great online tool for Performing, Composing, and Sharing Music. Found on the UJAM site.
Fun, interactive sports games for learning how to read music, while learning to read and
Music games, activities, quizzes, and download free sheet music on the Arts Alive website. Also
Music quizzes, tutorials, flashcards, and more on the interactive music theory website Music Theory website.
Play Beethoven’s Baseball or place composers on a timeline, while learning music history on the
13 Must-Have Chrome Apps for Music Teachers on the Educational Technology and Mobile Learning site.
Improvise and notate music with a virtual keyboard. Use your phone, or computer using QWERTY
Improvise and Notate Music with BeatLab by using a simple “create a beat” tool.
Learn music notes and instrument fingerings on Music Racer website. Aslo enjoy fun interactive sports
Read and notate music on the Kidz Page website. Play the music notes game. Great
Listen to and analyze music with games, learning tools, tutorials and more on Spinx Kids. You
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