Music with Ms. Pfeiler

Welcome to Ms. Pfeiler's Music Page! On this site, I will post resources for your child to use to continue creating and learning about music while at home. I am still updating this site, so please be patient as I try to include more resources!

Websites with games, activities, videos:

  • Vic Firth Rudiments

https://vicfirth.zildjian.com/education/40-essential-rudiments.html

  • Paint Composer

https://danielx.net/composer/

  • New York Philharmonic Kids

https://www.nyphilkids.org

  • Classics for Kids

www.classicsforkids.com

  • Chrome Music Lab Song Maker

https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com

  • Incredibox

www.incredibox.com (There is an app but it isn’t free.)

  • Berlin Philharmonic Digital Concert Hall

https://www.digitalconcerthall.com/en/home

  • Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra (Carnegie Hall)

https://listeningadventures.carnegiehall.org

  • Music Tech Teacher Games

http://www.musictechteacher.com/music_quizzes/music_quizzes.htm

  • PBS Kids Music

http://pbskids.org/games/music/

  • Music K8 Fun Stuff

http://www.musick8kids.com/html/funstuff.php

  • DSO Kids (Dallas)

https://www.mydso.com/dso-kids/ (Check out Listen and Learn or Activities.)

  • Interactive Orchestra

https://www.animatedscience.co.uk/animations/orchestra/orchestra.htm

  • Perfect Pitch (Baseball Music Game)

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/interactives/perfectpitch/

  • 52 Instruments to Make at Home

https://feltmagnet.com/crafts/Music-Instruments-for-Kids-to-Make

  • Go Classical for Kids

http://classicalkusc.org/kids/

  • Composers for Kids (Preschool-2)

http://www.starfall.com/n/level-b/music/load.htm?

  • Yamaha Music Games

http://www.playintimeadvantage.com/games/

  • PBS Kids Pattern Maker

http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/math-games/cyber-pattern-player/

  • Isle of Tune (2nd up)

http://isleoftune.com

  • Tone Savvy

https://tonesavvy.com/music-practice-exercises/

  • Julie’s Green Room (Julie Andrews!)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLkCY300Oya6g4QTIE_wO3A

  • Rhythm Trainer

http://www.therhythmtrainer.com

  • San Francisco Kids

http://www.sfskids.org

  • Brain Pop

https://www.brainpop.com/artsandmusic/

  • Drum Machine

https://www.onemotion.com/drum-machine/

  • Whack a Note

http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/interactives/steprightup/whackanote/

  • Arts Alive – National Arts Centre of Canada

http://artsalive.ca/en/mus/index.asp

  • Classical MPR For Kids

https://www.classicalmpr.org/topic/classical-kids-storytime

  • Global Jukebox (Need to create free login)

https://theglobaljukebox.org

  • Little Kids Rock

https://www.youtube.com/user/littlekidsrock

  • Staff Wars (Desktop versions are free, small fee for app) (3rd up)

http://www.themusicinteractive.com/downloads.html

  • Virtual Piano

https://www.onlinepianist.com/virtual-piano

  • Music Podcast for Kids

https://www.themusicpodcastforkids.com/?fbclid=IwAR0LX2pag2CNl5oFWrjmYqOB9K4JEqreMZy8CmyMSjgOnij95IMB3NkNm3Q

  • Music Activities for Kids

https://lifestyle.howstuffworks.com/crafts/seasonal/music-activities-for-kids.htm


Videos to move to – good for younger students

  • Ants Go Marching

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pjw2A3QU8Qg&list=RDPjw2A3QU8Qg&start_radio=1

  • Shake Your Sillies Out

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NwT5oX_mqS0&list=RDPjw2A3QU8Qg&index=3

  • Move it to the Sounds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7JvkWXBY2eY

  • Boom Chicka Boom

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1b6axyuaKcY

  • Shake Yo Foot

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59_j0CjY75U

  • Maximo’s Hokey Pokey

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVAnoqxKAAc

  • Head Shoulders Knees and Toes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RuqvGiZi0qg

  • If You’re Happy and You Know It

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71hqRT9U0wg

  • Move & Freeze

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=388Q44ReOWE

  • Freeze Dance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2UcZWXvgMZE

  • 3 Songs to Move to (2 use scarves!)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLwRr03nWPo

  • Do the Swim

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0P2NdPKcAQ

  • Hand Jive Dance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHNeWSoLQZA

  • I am the Music Man

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22kqia2ibVU

  • Just Dance Videos

http://bit.ly/justdancekidsRR


Videos to Move To – Older Students

  • Irish Jig

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHxGisr7a_I


Great videos about music on Youtube

  • Army Band Introduction to the Instruments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCTeSjpDsIs

  • Less Common Instruments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v62YjjV-Roo

  • Star Wars Throne Room – Live Orchestra

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dydhnAi0A3E

  • Ted Yoder – Bach Cello Suite No 1 – Prelude – Hammered Dulcimer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Om3OAVh34nk

  • Falling – Hammered Dulcimer and Cello

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J606mBNlCL8

  • Visuals of Classical Music Youtube Channel – animated renderings that show duration and pitch (2nd up)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2zb5cQbLabj3U9l3tke1pg

  • George Meets the Orchestra (Preschool-1st)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0Jc4sP0BEE&fbclid=IwAR3C4sQifMexfJ3ggpt7szG8WcO3omcyfgnLYlwaKWEXxnrec2WOlhyD5Zc

  • From Clavicord to Modern Piano

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4uCCw_hmILA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a9IaE2i-DmA

  • 40 Fingers – Disney Medley (Guitar Quartet)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6hYcSvYQkA

  • 40 Fingers – Last of the Mohicans

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5VIH0QIrqdE

  • 40 Fingers – Star Wars

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZT6KYMBTD80

  • Alma Deutscher

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvECZ_ZXGqs

  • Making of a Steinway Piano

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAInt7hIZlU

  • 1812 Overture – Full

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUpuAvQQrC0

  • Harvard Thud – Boomwhacker Ensemble – Star Wars Medley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zcAliLg14Ks

  • History, Science, and Music of the Pipe Organ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzpZRV9Cmac

  • Wintergaten – Marble Machine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvUU8joBb1Q

  • Flashmob 1 – Ode to Joy – Starts with recorder

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a23945btJYw

  • Flashmob 2 – 1812 Overture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NJRCCgK_AM

  • Flashmob 3 – Bolero

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IsF53JpBMlk

  • Flashmob 4 Beethoven Symphony No 9

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lNaajK3Scc

  • Yamato – The Drummers of Japan – Taiko Drums

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqTJoo-0dbw

  • The Okee Dokee Brothers (3rd up)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kO5pH7E_A1M&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR2q35JrDslj6q2RCSLOA9XJWGUwj29-httLmICu2oljLIGLyKpQTPui1tY

  • Taiko Drums

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enywvYwj3M4

  • Didgeridoo Meets Orchestra

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cLu9GmV2vF0

  • Mary Jo Barron on Mr. Roger’s

https://www.misterrogers.org/episodes/a-visit-with-mary-jo-barron/

  • Youtube Playlist – Cleaning Your Instrument

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbbQd-x3wgCRJN5sM1-3lnPX6ODtRc4ai&fbclid=IwAR03mKxJfSxzhpDO6sBLTjlfXgZ4BlZ2SHfyB0X2Ikw44Z4gf19vIoIqLCU

  • Canadian Brass- Flight of the Bumblebee

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZO5KTJTwhE

  • Unheard of instruments in the saxophone family-US Army Band

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-b6I1ihh2s