Explore instrumental and environmental sounds
Explore environmental sounds on the beach with Robbie and Curly. Sounds are also categorised according to whether they have a steady beat or not. A fun little matching activity that children love.
A how-to guide to making a range of musical instruments with everyday objects. The difference between this page and your average cereal-box-plus-elastic-bands venture is that the designs suggested here may well produce some decent sounds. Not to be snooty about these matters, you understand.
This is a basic but workable virtual xylophone - not as good as the real thing (it only has six notes!), but it does have a record and play-back function so that users can experiment with the sounds and then listen to their creations.
Using the number keys on the keyboard, this site allows you to play a scale of C with oboe, clarinet or marimba. Also nice that the notes of the scale are highlighted as they are played.
Explore instrumental sounds on your interactive whiteboard or in the ICT suite using this virtual keyboard.
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