Columbus International Children's Choir The 2005-2006 season marks the Columbus International Children's Choir's seventh year of choral performance. Every year the choir gives 4-6 concerts for the Central Ohio community and takes concert tours around the United States and abroad.
Fun-filled Infant and Toddler Family Music Program! At Music To My Ears, LLC of Hillsborough NJ we feature the Kids' MusicRound fun-filled family music program designed specifically for infants and children to age four. It is during these formative years that your child's inate music potential is actively developing. We help bring our your child's natural curiosity about music in a playful and encouraging environment.
Harmonic Vision Harmonic Vision is the leading developer and publisher of music education software for the home, school and studio. Our award-winning software products introduce beginning and intermediate students of all ages to the joys of music.
Piano Press Piano Press produces fun and interesting materials for music teachers and students. Lessons are offered in piano, keyboard, music theory, voice, computer music, and music history.
The Mayfield String Quartet The Mayfield String Quartet is a quartet for hire. Additionally, we teach private lessons to students of all ages on violin, viola, and cello
Piano is Easy for Kids Fun method for kids. Put the numbered stickers on your piano and you're ready to play. Children learn sheet music with our free book and video. Piano kids score higher in math!
Alfred's Fun Zone Welcome to Alfred's Fun Zone! Try your luck at one of the games below. Learn about different aspects of music while having fun at the same time! Enjoy!
AMERICAN MUSIC RESOURCE AMR is a multi-dimensional source of reference information about all styles of music indigenous to the Western Hemisphere.
American Orff-Schulwerk Association The American Orff-Schulwerk Association is a professional organization of music and movement educators dedicated to the creative teaching approach developed by Carl Orff and Gunild Keetman.
American School Music We're specialists in providing educators with quality sheet music for their developing school bands.
Animal Band The AnimalBand teaches how to listen actively and to identify the separate parts of a musical composition.
Antique Phonograph Gallery Photo gallery of just some of the many incredible personal collections of antique phonographs and related items
Anybody Can Play Free introductory on-line piano lessons for beginner children as young as 3-years-old, plus information about school piano lesson programs, video piano lessons, and teaching the very young beginner.
Aural Comprehension Guide Music theory has one primary goal--to understand what we hear. Aural Comprehension, or ear training, strives to produce a listener/performer who can perceive sound in meaningful patterns--developing a hearing mind and a thinking ear. This is achieved by the tandem development of two types of activities: listening and performance.
BC Music Coalition Welcome to BCMusicCoalition.org. Music education advocacy information for parents, educational decision makers, teachers and anyone else interested in finding out more about the value of music.
Berkeley Symphony Orchestra - Music Education Program The Berkeley Symphony's innovative music education program is like no other program in the country. Education Director Randy Porter, a composer and accomplished improviser, takes small groups of musicians into the schools and works with one class at a time. His challenge: to prepare every student to perform with the orchestra. If students don't already play an instrument, he helps them build one and teaches them simple techniques that will allow them to take part in a performance with the Symphony. Located in California.
Blair School of Music , Vanderbilt University Blair School of Music serves as the focal point at Vanderbilt for the study of music as a human endeavor and as a performing art. The school contributes to the quality of life at the University through concerts, lectures, and recitals by faculty, students, and visiting artists, scholars, and composers and through course offerings in performance, music literature/history, composition, and theory.
Bloomington Symphony Orchestra - Education The Bloomington Symphony Orchestra is recognized throughout Indiana for its intensive work with young people. "Meet the Instruments" is our highly praised, hands-on opportunity for children. Included at this site is info for Children's Concert, and Youth Concerto Competition.
Blueberry Playsongs UK Blueberry Playsongs is where young children learn to have fun with music! Established in 1991, we run weekly music groups in the southwest and west London area. All children are welcome from 9 months to 6 years.
BluesGuitarist.Org BluesGuitarist.Org offers tons of interactive fun for learning the guitar,like PICK-A-LICK, LEARN-A-SONG, and AUTO-READ.
British Song Database A cornucopia of information on approximately 6000 song cycles, sets, albums, collections and individual songs, representing a body of song literature from the end of the 16th century to the present. In addition to English songs, there are Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Canadian, Australian, and South African songs.
California Mission Music If you have RealAudio, you can hear what California Mission Music would have sounded like. You can also order our Mission Music CD, with this song and many other authentic California Mission songs on it.
Center for the History of Music Theory and Literature The Center for the History of Music Theory and Literature (CHMTL) brings together various activities, publications (both electronic and conventional), and projects centered at the School of Music at Indiana University. In addition to its current activities, CHMTL anticipates expansion with additional full-text databases, a new series of publications, conferences, and occasional fellowships for visiting scholars
Chopin Foundation of the United States, Inc. The Chopin Foundation of the United States is a national non-profit organization dedicated to the support, both financial and professional, of young talented musicians. The preeminent event among the activities of the Chopin Foundation is the quinquennial American National Chopin Piano Competition (ANCPC), which is open to native-born or naturalized American pianists.
Colorado Symphony - Education Programs The CSO educational programs enhance the music education of more than 75,000 students each year through youth concerts at Boettcher Concert Hall, in-school performances by CSO ensembles, CSO musicians that serve as Master Mentors to middle and high school band and orchestra students. Located in Colorado.
Concord Orchestra Young Artist Competition The Concord Orchestra Competition is open to individuals of high school age or younger who reside in Eastern Massachusetts. All orchestral instruments are considered, including piano, and each entrant auditions to play an entire concerto or similar work suitable for performance with orchestra accompaniment. The winner is chosen by a panel of orchestra members and the music director.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra - Kids The Dallas Symphony's magical doorway to a world of muscical fun and learning for students, parents, and teachers. Located in Texas, it includes youth concerts.
Detroit Symphony Orchestra - Educaton Since its founding, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra has been a leader in music education by bringing thousands of students each year to its annual educational and youth concerts at Orchestra Hall. Today the orchestra offers a variety of educational programs and resources, including the Detroit Symphony Civic and Sinfonia Orchestra, IN A Chord!, free educational concert for nearly 25,000 Detroit and metro-Detroit public school children. Located in Michigan.
Early Music FAQ According to this site, "The web's largest reference for European Medieval and Renaissance music since 1994."
Energy In The Air: Sounds from the Orchestra On our site you will find lots of information about how sound is made and what it looks like when it is recorded. There's also a lot of information on the instruments that play in the orchestra and sound clips of the orchestra playing music. We have an activities section where you can see how to make some instruments.
Essentials of Music Whether you're a casual listener or a serious music student, here's the site for basic information about classical music. Created in cooperation with W.W. Norton & Company, it's built around Essential Classics, the series specially designed to introduce you to the best music of every period.
Free On-Line Piano Lessons Piano Lessons - for the beginner's level are hands-on, self-paced, interactive, and totally Free! Piano lessons are for both the beginning piano student and the student who wants to review their skills.
GAMBA Currently, Gamba features 99 collected bibliographic resources pertaining to the viola da gamba including items about instrument care, instrument history, beginning learning methods, and Marin Marais, a turn of the 18th century French composer.
Ganaraska Summer Stage Here you will find information about GSS training and performance opportunities in musical theater.
Gary Ewer's Easy Music Theory This online course is FREE, it's EASY, and is designed to give you some rudimentary knowledge of the basic concepts of music. There is no registration, no logging in, no passwords or user names... All you need is an interest in how music works.
Green Bay Symphony Orchestra - Education and Outreach Future exciting plans include the development of a Young Artists Concerto Competition, GBSO string ensembles in residency in the schools, and the commissioning of a new composition for our orchestra. Located in Wisconsin.
Handel & Hayden Society Education and Community Programs The Handel & Haydn Society's Educational Outreach Program is praised by educators, musicians, parents and students for its ability to involve children in music-making in meaningful, enjoyable, and lasting ways. Now in its 14th year, the program offers public school students opportunities to hear and perform classical music, and a sense of the many ways in which music can become a part of our every day lives. Workshops, recitals, and youth concerts are offered to schools at no cost. Located in Massachusetts.
Harmony Road Music Harmony Road Music Course ... an exciting, comprehensive music program, designed to help children discover the world of music through motivating materials and activities which develop the whole child.
Home Music Schooling A home schooling curriculum along with elementary lesson material and resources.
Hop Pop Town This site is designed to help small kids learn about and compose music.
Jack's Harmonica Heaven Hear yourself playing a recognizable song in only 30 minutes. Stick with it for at least ten hours and you will be a fairly competent harmonica player. These lessons are designed for the ten hole diatonic scale harmonica.
Jammin' Kids Jammin' Kids music center located in Weston, Florida dedicated to your child's music education
Johan Tufvesson's Free Scores Here you can find modern editions of a lot of music from the 17:th and 18:th century, many of them not available in any other modern form.
Kids Cabaret Kids' Cabaret is a non-profit organization designed to give kids the opportunity to sing, dance, and act in a full length feature musical production
Kids N Blues Many educators have the opinion that music can be used as a basis for a variety of lesson plans, teaching everything from science to history with musical rhythm and patterns. The Memphis City Schools is bringing this philosophy to life with their Kids N Blues program.
Kids U Musikschule An arts based preschool program which includes: music, drama, art & dance. Kindermusic, music instruction and summer programs are also offered.
Kindermusik Asia Music programs, learning and music teaching for young children.
Los Angeles Philharmonic Competitions and Opportunities Bronislaw Kaper Awards: This competition identifies exceptional California instrumentalists under the age of 18. Winners receive cash prizes, and some are offered solo appearances with the Philharmonic. Located in Los Angeles, California.
Maryland - The Peabody Institute Through its constituent divisions, the Preparatory and the Conservatory, the Peabody Institute trains musicians of every age and at every level, from small children to seasoned professionals, from dedicated amateurs to winners of international competitions. It challenges all its students to aspire to their highest potential as artists and human beings. It seeks to promote a respect for music as a discipline of the mind and spirit, a joyful affirmation of life, and a passionate commitment to an ideal. By connecting its students with the great traditions of the past, Peabody gives them the key with which to unlock the future. Located in Maryland.
Massachusetts - New England Conservatory of Music New England Conservatory of Music includes graduate, undergraduate, preparatory, and continuing education divisions offering instruction in classical music, jazz, and contemporary improvisation. Located in Massachusetts.
Medieval Music & Arts Foundation The Medieval Music & Arts Foundation is a non-profit public benefit corporation organized in order to nourish understanding of medieval music and related subjects.
Melody This site defines the concept of Melody as it pertains to Classical Music.
Mini Maestro A new educational multimedia series designed for toddlers and pre-schoolers which focuses on educational concepts and develops music appreciation.
Mississippi Symphony - Camps, Competitions & Festivals The Mississippi Symphony - Camps, Competitions & Festivals web site has information about Young Artist Recital Series, Young Artist Concerto Competition, String Fling, All-City Elementary Festival, Premier! string Institution, and Scholarships and String Camp Tuition Grants.
Mississippi Symphony - Public School Programs The Mississippi Symphony - Public School Programs web site has information about Teaching, Concerts, and "Informances" (Using a lecture/ demonstration format), which are provided to selected public schools.
Mr. Note Mr. Note is a nice note who only wants to teach children about music. You can share Mr. Note with your students in two different ways...
Music Education at Datadragon Learn and hear about different instruments; Learn to read music; Information on Musical Genres; This Day in Music History...
Music Education Online A K-12 Guide to Music Education designed to aid music educators in connecting with a variety of music education resources located on the Internet as well as providing interactive bulletin boards for posting questions and comments on music.
Music for Little Folks How to Sing and Dance is a unique research-based Music and Movement Curriculum designed by an educator to help meet the criteria for developmentally appropriate music activites specific to Infants-Preschoolers.
Music Genre Sampler The genre sampler will take you on a tour of some of the more popular musical genres by first giving a general overview and then by listing well-known musicians and a sound sample.
MusickEd Study guides and learning tools for all instruments.
Music Lesson's TV Learn to play your instrument by watching real people demonstrate and give music lessons on playing songs, music theory, technique, songwriting, reading music and more.
Music Notes Music You Can Read", a music curriculum for elementary music teachers, home schoolers, or persons interested in learning to read music.
Music Resources on the Net An extensive collection of free music graphics and annotated links to music information, resources, graphics, newsgroups, discussion lists, organizations, publications, and more are at this website.
Music Rhapsody Music Rhapsody offers music classes and real instruments for babies, toddlers and kids up to 8th grade; summer music camps; music video kits, CDs song books, online schedules and shopping.
Music Room Musicroom's Education department, the first stop for music educators.
MusicStaff.com A free service which enables parents, students and musicians to find music teachers, music schools and music lessons anywhere in the United States.
Music Together Music Together is a music and movement approach to early childhood music development for infant, toddler, preschool, and kindergarten children and their parents, teachers, and other primary caregivers
Musikgarten-Music Education Musikgarten is a revolutionary early childhood music education company designed to enable teachers to understand how children from birth to age 7 learn music. Musikgarten provides teachers with the tools to help a child grow musically, as well as emotionally, socially and cognitively.
New School of Music New School of Music. We offer private instruction for all orchestral instruments, as well as Piano, Voice, & Guitar in each of our 4 convenient locations serving Georgia and South Carolina.
Ohio - Cleveland Institute of Music The Cleveland Institute of Music's mission is to provide talented students with a professional, world-class education in the art of music. The Institute ranks among the top-tier music schools across the nation, granting degrees through the Doctoral level. More than 80% of The Institute's alumni perform in major national and international orchestras and opera companies, while others hold prominent teaching positions.
Oh Susannah's Baltimore-Washington's favorite family entertainer, Susan Berg McNelis, also known as Oh Susannah!
Opera Kids Lyric soprano and music educator Yvette Lewis has developed this unique, multifaceted program to introduce young audiences to the world of opera.
Operbase A powerful search tool allows you to search over 50,000 opera performance details by any combination of date, composer, title, location.
Pay the Piper Free advice and information for children and parents about learning a musical instrument.
Philharmonic Orchestra of New Jersey - Family Events The Philharmonic Orchestra of New Jersey - Family Events web site includes "Music for Kids Series," where three interactive and enjoyable programs are designed to get children excited about music of all styles.
Philharmonic Society of Arlington - Young Artist Competition The Philharmonic Society of Arlington sponsors an annual Young Artist Competition for musicians 29 years old and under. Two awards, a $500 Performance Award and a $100 Leonard D. Wood Award, are given. The Performance Award winner appears with the Philharmonic the following concert season. Located in Massachusetts.
Piano Education Page The Piano Education Page is a one-stop resource for teachers, students, parents of students, and fans of the piano with over 600 pages of free information, upgraded biweekly.
Piano For Kids Piano For Kids is a fun and easy way to teach children to play piano. Piano For Kids is presented in 3 volumes with over 400 pages of piano lessons designed by world-renowned piano teacher Dan Delaney and over 250 children!
Plano Symphony Orchestra - Artreach The Plano Symphony Orchestra - Artreach web site has links and information to Educational Programs, Public Programs, Youth Competition, and much more. Located in Texas.
Playmusic.org The American Symphony Orchestra League in partnership with Parsons School of Design, a division of the New School for Social Research, have built this Shockwave-based site that introduces children to symphony orchestras with sounds and images.
Play Time Press We provide children music of the worlds' greatest composers. Our simplified arrangements can be played by piano students at level I & II.
Rainbow Planet Rainbow Planet is a children's music and educational entertainment workshop that teaches children to see the value of themselves, family, friendships, and our planet Earth.
Rainbow Suite Melanie Redman, recording studio facility, kids and adult voice lessons, Santa Cruz County businesses, arts and entertainment.
Rap Music World Book's site has information about Rap Music, it's African American roots, and a sample music clip.
Ray Dretske's Computers in Music Online Ray Dretske's"Computers in Music Online" web site adds to your students' educational experience. This new interactive site includes multiple choice, automatically graded testing, tips and musical examples, trivia quizzes, answers to commonly asked questions, a teacher's area, and an Email forum to interact with Ray Dretske.
RISM Series A/II The RISM Series A/II Database contains bibliographic records for music manuscripts written after ca. 1600. Records include information in standard bibliographic categories as well as graphical images of music incipits.
Roanoke Symphony - Education The Roanoke Symphony - Education web site has In-School Small Ensembles and Orchestra Concerts for your School. Located in Virginia.
Rock and Roll World Book's site has information about Rock and Roll, it's African American roots, and a sample clip of Rock and Roll.
saggi musicali italiani This database, initiated and run by Andreas Giger, is designed to extend the Thesaurus Musicarum Latinarum and to continue the endeavor of capturing all texts on music theory and aesthetics in electronic form. saggi musicali italiani focuses first and foremost on the major treatises written in Italian, allowing them to be downloaded, browsed, and searched.
Santa Barbara Symphony - Education Programs The Santa Barbara Symphony - Education Programs web site has Concerts for Young People, Can You Draw Music?, Music Instruction Workshops, The Santa Barbara Youth Symphony, and Family Concert. Located in California.
Santa Rosa Symphony - Musical Outreach Many free concerts are offered to schoolchildren throughout the region. Each year over 12,000 young people attend Symphony Youth Concerts at the Luther Burbank Center. Both professional and student musical ensembles also bring music directly into the schools, performing on-site for approximately 3,400 children of all ages. An extensive program of concerts, both for and by music students, encourages an active interest in performing and listening to classical music in our community. Located in California.
Seattle Symphony - Education Programs The Seattle Symphony - Education Programs web site has The Tiny Tots series which serves our youngest audiences from birth through five years of age and their escorts, Discover Music concerts, which is generally programmed for children ages six through twelve, Symphony on Wheels - a mobile music classroom to introduce children in the third and fourth grade to orchestral instruments, and other programs. Located in Washington.
Sharon's "Tiny Hands"Music Tutorials Sharon has put together a (growing) set of music worksheets for our children. We attend a music education class with our two oldest, but because of their spurning interest, Sharon needed something to push them along a bit.
Sixteenth-Century Printed Tablatures for the Lute, Guitar, and Vihuela This database contains information about printed tablatures for plucked-string instruments from 1500-1599. It is primarily concerned with bibliographical information relating to lute, vihuela, and guitar tablatures; it also contains information on four lesser-known instruments: the cittern, the bandora, the mandora, and the orpharion.
SMT Online Bibliographic Database Contains citations to articles and reviews published in all of the major music theory journals, as well as in some non-theory journals that occasionally carry essays on music-theoretical topics.
Spirituals World Book's site has information and a sample clip of Spiritual music.
Susan Salidor Pre-school music teacher and songwriter offers entertaining site for kids and their parents.
If you haven't met Susan yet, she's a Chicago-based singer and songwriter of music for children and their families. Her heartfelt original music has entertained and inspired scores of appreciative listeners around the world, and has earned Susan admiration and numerous awards from critics, educators and her industry peers
Symphony Article from Brittanica following the history of the Symphony.
Symphony Orchestra Learn about the basic components of the orchestra. Site includes games and sound clips.
Taiko Center of Los Angeles We are the Taiko Center of Los Angeles! In order to preserve and pass on the art form of Japanese Drumming, classes and workshops are taught at various locations in the community. We also perform throughout Southern California playing traditional and new works, often experimenting with intercultural musical fusions.
Teachable Tunes Original songs written and performed by Nancy Bennett for preschool and elementary aged children.
TeachList.com Large international database of music teachers - over 7,600 listings. For all instruments, locations, ages, styles and skill levels.
The Augusta Symphony - Education The Augusta Symphony - Education web site has information and links for "A Musical Time Machine" - Children's Lecture/Demonstration, and "The Science of Sound" - Children's Lecture/Demonstration. Located in Georgia.
The Delta Blues Education Program The DBEP provides a consistent venue for mentorship and furthermore, instruments to practice on. The program is the first in the state of Mississippi, and in the country, to offer performance-based Blues instruction for children.
The Gustav Mahler Library This is the online site of the Gustav Mahler Library, a unique resource center for music professionnals and students, located in the heart of Paris.
The L.A. Salsa Kids The L.A. Salsa Kids, a non-profit organization, was founded by Tomas Montero in the summer of 1996 with the purpose of not only exposing kids to the different communities, culture and heritage through dance, but also to build a positive body image and self esteem, to increase strength, flexibility and agility, to encourage socialization amongst our youth in a positive and co-ed environment, and to develop a deep appreciation of one's culture.
THE OPERA SCHEDULE SERVER This service allows you to find out what operas are being scheduled throughout the world. You can search the database by city, artist, title or composer.
The Phoenix Symphony - Education & Outreach Every year The Phoenix Symphony reaches more than 60,000 children, students and families. These unique educational programs, created for the youth of Arizona, build an appreciation for music and the arts. By taking music into the classrooms, bringing students to the concert hall and providing some youngsters with a once-in-a-lifetime experience with music, The Phoenix Symphony continues to introduce students to symphonic music. Located in Arizona.
The Wighton Database The Database contains over 1000 records describing Dundee's Wighton Collection one of the world's finest repositories of Scottish music.
Thomas Hampson - I Hear America Singing In I HEAR AMERICA SINGING, we bring you the exciting story of American concert song and its cultural contexts. With Thomas Hampson as your host and guide, we invite you to embark on a multimedia journey to listen to what our great poet Walt Whitman called "our varied carols" and to learn about the composers, poets, writers, artists, ideas, and events that have shaped the American song saga.
Trouble with Treble For Kids, if you're into music, take a journey with me, and learn about how music is written.
Trouble with Treble If you're into music, you're going to love learning about me! Take a journey with me, and learn about how music is written. It's music to my ears!
Tucson Symphony Orchestra - Kids The Tucson Symphony has been offering children's concerts and music education programs in Tucson and surrounding communities since 1988. Today, the TSO reaches over 40,000 people of all ages in more than 200 annual public education concerts and programs. Located in Arizona.
Wisconsin Conservatory of Music Founded in 1899, the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is the oldest and largest non-profit community school of music in Wisconsin and is dedicated to providing the finest music education and performance opportunities to the aspiring professional performer as well as to children and adults who simply want to enjoy making music. Located in Wisconsin.