What is a Musical Note?: Learn about the basics of a note.
Musical Terms and Glossary: Learn about the words that are used to describe and play music.
Science of Sound for Kids - Learn all about sound and pitch and how it works.
Sound Pitch Experiments - Learn how frequency effects sound and pitch.
Music Matching Game - Try out this fun game where you have to match the musical notes as fast as you can.
Listen to some tunes
PBS Kids Music - Songs from PBS shows.
Disney Music - Listen to songs from your favorite Disney artists like the Jonas Brothers and Selena Gomez.
Fun Facts About Music
- Compact discs (CDs) were first widely used in 1983. Ask your parents what they used before that!
- Hans Christian Andersen said "Where words fail, music speaks".
- The oldest known piece of music is from 1400 BC and was written on stone tablets.
- As of 2008 the world record for longest drum solo was over 102 hours long.
- Bagpipes were invented by the Romans not the Scottish.
- The longest hymn ever written was 2,966 lines long by Bernard of Cluny. That would take a long time to sing!
- The Beatles have sold the most records of all time.
Learn to play an Instrument
|The Piano Education Page: Learn all about the piano with hundreds of pages of information on the piano for students to teachers.|
Read about Jazz Music.
Check out our list of movies about music.
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