Music and Composing Apps, Games, and Websites

These rockin' picks have just about everything a budding Beethoven or Beatle needs to make a musical masterpiece.

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Australian kids' TV brings the fun from Down Under.
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URL: http://www.abc.net.au/abcforkids/
(2013)
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3
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Innovative music app gets young kids composing.
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Devices: iPad
(2012)
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3
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Making music with Elmo and Abby is educational and fun.
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Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii
(2012)
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4
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Ad-free pay site helps little ones get ready for school.
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URL: http://abcmouse.com
(2012)
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4
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Online learning game set in a big open world is a cut above.
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Platforms: Windows
(2009)
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4
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Brought to you by the letter "F" -- for fun.
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URL: http://www.sesamestreet.org
(2008)
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4
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Fine but somewhat repetitive preschool TV show game.
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Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
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4
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Sweet party with famous kitty brings learning and fun.
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Platforms: InnoTab, InnoTab 2
(2012)
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5
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Animated educational content for kids to explore, for a fee.
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URL: http://www.brainpopjr.com
(2011)
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7
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Play composer with this kid-friendly music site.
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URL: http://www.creatingmusic.com/
(2009)
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7
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Loads of super educational games and activities.
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URL: http://www.pbskids.org/go
(2007)
AGE
8
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Wildly creative game lets kids stretch their imagination.
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Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
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8
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Explore musical elements with your very own beatboxing crew.
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URL: http://www.incredibox.com
(2013)
AGE
9
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Trippy arcade game uses player's own music collection.
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Platforms: Windows
(2008)
AGE
9
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DSi-only download game focuses on language and drawing.
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Platforms: Nintendo DSi
(2009)
AGE
9
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Fun indie combines music, platforming, and creativity.
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Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
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10
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Videos and activities are fun, accurate, and valuable.
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URL: http://www.brainpop.com
(2012)
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10
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Music and social networking combine in safe, cool hangout.
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URL: http://www.franktownrocks.com/
(2012)
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10
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Powerful sequencer lets kids create pro-quality recordings.
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Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
AGE
10
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Exciting mystery teaches about physics and electricity.
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Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2012)
AGE
11
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Great way for kids to learn critical thinking.
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URL: http://www.mypopstudio.com
(2012)
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14
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Amazing band simulator features the biggest group. Ever.
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Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2009)

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