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This inventive app does a great job of introducing music basics in a fun way, through creative and engaging characters that kids select to hear and control instrument sounds, rhythm, and tempo. It's pretty hands-off, giving kids room to figure out what they can do.

DoReMi 1-2-3: Music for Kids - A Fingerprint Network App App Poster Image

Learning to play by ear is the focus of this music-making, tone-training app. Kids can create their own music or learn to play popular songs. It's fun to make music with the different characters; it may not result in memorization, but the goal is developing an ear.

My First Classical Music App HD App Poster Image

The at-times daunting world of classical music is now approachable. Designed like an interactive book, this app features eight composers and teaches instruments through kid-friendly facts, illustrations, and guided listening samples. Comes with 40 well-known classical pieces.


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Encourage kids to listen for music around them. Where do you hear music and what styles you hear in different locations? Does music help set a mood?