(Ages 5 & Up)
Perfect for home use. Now children can experience music at the most basic level, before ever picking up an instrument or learning to read! Morton Subotnick's series of interactive music games facilitates experimentation with the fundamentals of pitch, rhythm, and sounds of various instruments and styles of music. Children learn what it means to play a high or low note, soft or loud, and fast or slow, with lovable characters and detailed explanations to guide them along the way!
Create, Play and Experience making music using only your mouse and imagination with this innovative software by world-renowned composer Morton Subotnick! Making Music presents all the components of music in such a way that children can experience sound not only with their ears but also with their eyes!
This product introduces the innovative "musical canvas", where children can draw their compositions to visualize with the different instruments & tools. Activities include a mix-and-match melody exercise, where music is divided into beginning, middle & end sections to teach structure & an exercise for combining melodies & rhythms, for an understanding of the complete piece of music. Fun, interactive games reinforce concepts using the knowledge from their other activities.