Please visit the links below to enjoy music at home!
The websites include games for note reading, composition, and facts about the orchestra and composers!
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Go on a musical safari and collect the instruments of the orchestra: http://listeningadventures.carnegiehall.org/
Tonematrix - Fun music composition and mixing program: http://tonematrix.audiotool.com/
Pitch Perfect - Great website that combines baseball and music: http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/perfectpitch/perfect_pitch.html
Classics for Kids - A fun website to learn about classical music: www.classicsforkids.com
Dallas Symphony for Kids - Fun games, activities and information about the symphony: http://www.dsokids.com
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Kids - Includes online activities and a tour of the concert hall: http://www.bsokids.org
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra Kid's Site - Teaches the instruments of the orchestra, the basics of reading music, and has an online radio to listen to some classical music's greatest hits: http://www.sfskids.org
Local Performing Ensembles
Want to see a musical performance outside of school? Don't know where to go or who to see? Check out these websites for the Hickory/Charlotte area's premiere vocal and instrumental ensembles. If you attend a musical performance outside of school, let Mr. Brotherton know!
South Caldwell High School Band: https://www.schsspartanband.org/
South Caldwell High School Choir: https://www.caldwellschools.com/domain/3589
Western Piedmont Symphony (Hickory): https://wpsymphony.org/
Piedmont Percussion Program: https://piedmontpercussionprogram.org/
Appalachian State University Hayes School of Music: https://music.appstate.edu/academics/ensembles
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: https://www.charlottesymphony.org/