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Download Finale® Notepad music notation software FREE
These are easy and free ways to begin music composition and arranging on your
SmartMusic Studio is an interactive, computer-based practice program for woodwind, brass, string, and vocal musicians. Contact Mr. Ward to subscribe through our school account.
Essential Elements 2000 Book 1 Accompaniment Recordings (#59-end) - These are .mp3 files of the exercises in our sixth-grade book from #59 until the end of the book. This is an alternative to practicing with the .mp3 files on the DVD.
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- Music Racer - Improve your note reading, fingerings, and musical terms with this interactive game.
- Online Music Theory Flash Cards - Learn note names on the music staff with these interactive flashcards.
- Ricci Adams' Musictheory.net - This theory site has step by step lessons to help you understand the music staff, clefs, ledger lines, note durations, rest durations, time signatures, dots and ties, accidentals, sharps and flats.
- Vic Firth Education - Percussionist can find detailed information about the snare drum, rudiments, keyboards, drum set and timpani at this site.
- Woodwind Fingering Charts - Woodwind players can find detailed fingering and trill charts for their instrument.
- Brass and Woodwind Fingering Charts - Brass and Woodwind players can find detailed pritable fingering charts.
- Note Trainer from musictheory.net - You can use this trainer to help you learn to read notes better! Click "Settings" to change from treble to bass clef.
- Brass Trainer from musictheory.net - Brass players, use this trainer to practice your fingerings! Click "Set Instrument" to change to your instrument and "Set Range" to make the level easy or hard. Baritone players, this won't work as well for you because we don't have 4-valved instruments.
- Keyboard Trainer from musictheory.net - Percussionists, use this to help you name the notes on bells and xylophone!
- Note Reading Drill from emusictheory.com - This is similar to the trainer from musictheory.net, but it has a timer and is good for practicing reading notes more quickly.