Resources & Links

http://www.e-musicmaestro.com/
Free online Aural Test Practice up to grade 5.

Change the speed and pitch of cd tracks! Free download!
From the ABRSM – very useful!
http://www.abrsm.org/en/home?page=students/speedshifter/download.html

Free Interactive Online Metronome
Amazingly useful online interactive metronome – plain clicks or a variety of backing beats and styles! Move the slider to change the speed.
http://www.8notes.com/metronome

Musicale Summer Holiday courses
Great music courses for children, held in Harpenden and across the UK. My children go regularly and have a great time while improving their playing no end!
http://www.musicale.co.uk/musicholidays.html

Associated Board Music Exams
Lots of info here – find syllabuses, explanations, etc.
http://www.abrsm.org/?page=exams

Music Medals: Home Page
All about Music Medals.
http://www.musicmedals.org

ACIDplanet.com: Free Downloads: ACID Xpress
Free remixing software
http://www.acidplanet.com/downloads/xpress/

PracticeSpot: Ideas and resources for great music lessons
REALLY RECOMMEND THIS ONE – loads and loads of theory excercises and lots more.
http://www.practicespot.com

Classics for Kids
Classical music’s great composers come to life through music and stories.
http://www.classicsforkids.com/

Ricci Adams’ Musictheory.net
Useful online theory exercises.
http://www.musictheory.net/