Langlade Kids: Homework Help

Music

Great Web Sites ratings for age appropriateness
P = Appropriate for PreK aged youth
E = Appropriate for Elementary aged youth
M = Appropriate for Middle School aged youth
T = For parents, teachers & caregivers
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Kids Search
Learn about music at this site. If you're at home, you'll need your library barcode no. After you enter it, pick the icon for Kids Search. If you are inside the library, click here. For later elementary grades
The Classical Music Archives
Listen to classical music right on the Web in different midi levels. Includes Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Handel, Haydn, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Scarlatti, and Schubert.
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DSO Kids: Dallas Symphony Kids
Welcome to the Dallas Symphony Orchestra's "magical world" of musical fun and learning for students, parents, and teachers. The music room is filled with information about musical instruments, composers, and music periods as well as the Dallas Symphony. Look for games, activities, and a library of music clips highlighting composers, instruments, musical notes, and national anthems from selected countries. A teacher's lounge provides information for the classroom.
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Essentials of Music
A nice introduction to essential composers.  The extensive glossary features many audio clips.
 
Instrument Encyclopedia
Introduction to musical instruments from around the world
 
John Philip Sousa Page
The "March King" himself, John Philip Sousa (1854-1932). This site is a real gem! Requires downloading of audio files but well worth it.
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Mouseum
Find the lyrics to your favorite kids' songs, listen the song play or check out related links.
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Music Education
Covers a broad range of musical topics, with links to other musical education sites.
 
Musical Notes
A well organized explanation of musical theory, history, styles, instruments, etc.
 
New York Philharmonic Kidzone!
Many fun musical learning activities are included here.
 
Piano on the Net
A complete set of piano lessons on the Web. Put a keyboard next to your keyboard and you're ready to go! With many links to other music sites.
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Playmusic
An interactive way to learn about the Orchestra
 
San Francisco Symphony for Kids
This site provides information about instruments, a music basics tutorial and a listing of family programs and activities at the San Francisco Symphony.
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Sing-Along Songs
Can't remember the words to a favorite song? Don't remember the tune? Search this site and find both lyrics and music files for many classic songs.
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17-Nov-2008