Palm Beach Symphony invites you to explore free online music education activities that are suitable for all ages provided by partner organizations.
Kidzone by New York Philharmonic
DSO Kids by Dallas Symphony Orchestra
World Music by Daria – activities/crafts, instruments, video, etc.
Little Kids Rock – learn a song, take a lesson, practice
Khan Academy – instruments of the orchestra (interview and demonstration) and masterpieces old and new (history and analysis by Gerard Schwarz and others)
Khan Academy – Notes and rhythm, and Reading music by Gerard Schwarz
Music Theory and Ear Training – tutorials and exercises
Music Tech Teacher – quizzes, games, worksheets, and music theory
Variation Playground – exploring form, excerpts, and composition
Khan Academy – band instrument video lessons by All-Star Orchestra musicians on woodwinds, brass, percussion, and auditioning
All-Star Orchestra – Conducting Lessons with Gerard Schwarz “Behind the Baton”
Music Theory - lessons, exercises, and tools
Rhythm Trainer - a free, Flash-based program for learning and practicing rhythm.
All-Star Orchestra –classical favorites and new American works conducted and with commentary by Gerard Schwarz and others
THE CSO Music Hall – virtual tour of Cincinnati Music Hall
St Louis Symphony Orchestra – virtual tour of Powell Hall and “I Spy” game
London Symphony Orchestra – explore the orchestra (instruments, biographies,) sit in any section during a live performance, and listen to a masterclass
London Symphony Orchestra – live performances
Kennedy Center - various performances
National Symphony Orchestra – performances and more
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center – watch and listen to live performances
Download activity sheets that can be used for at home family projects and individual music learning.