Activities to focus listening skills, and a broad range of Internet radio sites - open your ears to music from all around the world!
Explore this site to find audio/video clips and photos to bring celtic music of the British Isles into your pupils' listening repertoire! Very nice as a dip into what can be done with the sorts of instruments your children might also be learning to play/familiar with the sight of.
Very nice animated adventure based around Britten's Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. Also available at this site: a guide to a Dvorak symphony and an animated history of Carnegie Hall in the USA.
Get the reward of a Hallelujah Chorus clip when you get through this game of musical spot the difference with all the answers right... It's great! Listen to two different extracts and decide whether they are the same or different. Very easy and fun to use.
Listen for free to music from around the world. Also features video clips of performers from around the world. A cheerful and low-maintenance way to bring music into your classroom!
Click the Music Player - Open/Close link at the top left to hear their radio-station style music stream. Requires the Flash player.
This site brings together a fun range of internet radio sites featuring 'roots' or traditional music from the UK and around the world. Listen online for free.
Too much to list. Lots of great world music to listen to for free. Ideal for primary schools.
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