Music

Music Theory

Blob chorus: ear training
Blob chorus: ear training Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Train your musical ear! This delightful activity will test your ability to pick out a note from a sequence. If you're finding it too easy increase the size of the choir.

Tempo: moonlander game
Tempo: moonlander game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Use your knowledge of the musical terms for tempo to gently land your spaceship on the pads in the correct order.

Dynamics
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Complete the table by dragging the terms and symbols to the correct position.

Describing mood: glossary games
Describing mood: glossary games Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A compendium of games and activities to ensure you know the key-terms and their definitions: jigsaw puzzle, cloud-click quiz, hangman, anagrams and our ever popular froggy-spelling challenge.

Notes and rests
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Complete the table by dragging the notes and rests to the correct position.

Note symbols and names: pairs game
Note symbols and names: pairs game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Match the note symbol to its name. This game requires a good memory as well as knowledge of this subject area.

Note symbols and beats: pairs game
Note symbols and beats: pairs game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

In this game you must match the note symbol to the number of crotchet beats.

Rests: pairs game
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Match the rest symbol to the note name with the same duration. This game requires a good memory as well as knowledge of this subject area.

Rhythm patterns: easy
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Click on the rhythm pattern that matches the beat you hear! (scoresheet)

Rhythm patterns: medium
Rhythm patterns: medium Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Click on the rhythm pattern that matches the beat you hear! (scoresheet)

Rhythm patterns: hard
Rhythm patterns: hard Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Things are starting to get tricky now so listen carefully and then click on the rhythm pattern that matches what you hear! (scoresheet)

Time signatures
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In this activity you must identify the correct time signature by looking at the sample of sheet music.

Circle of fifths
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This interactive diagram shows the relationships between the major and minor keys and their key signatures.

Degrees of the scale
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Complete the table by dragging the technical names for the notes of the scale to the correct position.

Metronome
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This giant metronome will help keep your students in time. Set up your tempo and select which beats you want to accent. You can even choose whether you want a mechanical or digital metronome. Probably the best metronome on the web!

How old is your hearing?
How old is your hearing? Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

As we get older our ability to hear high pitched sounds decreases. The younger you are the higher the frequency you can hear. Take this test to find out if your hearing is older or younger than you are!

Musical Instruments

The human voice
The human voice Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Get to grips with the range of the human voice and hear what a bass, tenor, contralto, soprano and treble singer sounds like.

Instrument families: bucket sort game
Instrument families: bucket sort game Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

Strings, woodwind, brass or percussion? Guide the falling instrument into the bucket of the correct instrument family!

Recognising instruments by sight

Strings, woodwind, keyboard and brass: Which instrument am I?
Strings, woodwind, keyboard and brass: Which instrument am I? Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A quiz game where you must identify the musical instrument from a sequence of extreme close-up photographs.

Percussion: Which instrument am I?
Percussion: Which instrument am I? Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

A quiz game where you must identify the musical instrument from a sequence of extreme close-up photographs.

Composers

Composers: Quiz 1
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In these games you must listen to a musical extract and match it up with the correct title of the piece, the composer's name, the composer's portrait and when the composer lived.

Composers: Quiz 2
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When you hear a piece of classical music do you know what it's called and who composed it? Here's your chance to find out!

Composers: Quiz 3
Composers: Quiz 3 Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

How well do you know your composers? Here's a game that tests your knowledge of famous composers and their music.

General resources

Metronome
Metronome Tablet enabled - iPad | Android | more...

This giant metronome will help keep your students in time. Set up your tempo and select which beats you want to accent. You can even choose whether you want a mechanical or digital metronome. Probably the best metronome on the web!

Timer
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A new improved timer that now includes a countdown timer as well as a standard timer. Some of the alarm sounds are not for those of sensitive disposition. The time is given in Hours, minutes, seconds and hundredths of a second. Handy for timed tests, exams and activities.

Class minder
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A digital assistant that keeps an eye on your class on those rare occasions when you have to pop out.