The Beethoven Symphonies App
Today's app is the Beethoven Symphonies app:
Beethoven Symphonies (http://dreampocket.miniban.cn) App includes all nine symphonies; Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) was a German composer and pianist; a crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers; acknowledged as one of the giants of classical music, he occasionally is referred to as one of the “three Bs” along with Bach and Brahms; he was a pivotal figure in the transition from eighteenth century musical classicism to nineteenth century romanticism; his influence on subsequent generations was profound; (iOS 4.3 or later).
The Bach Machine App
Today's app is the Bach Machine app:
Bach Machine (http://intelligentgadgets.us/apps.shtml) Listen to Bach; multi-timbral synthesizer and sound map; orchestrate with fingers; change instruments in real time; playlist contains hundreds of Bach concerti, sonatas, inventions, and more; demo on YouTube; (iOS 5.1 or later).
Today's app is the Zoola Children's Classics - Classical Music for Kids app:
Zoola Children’s Classics – Classical Music for Kids (http://www.zoolaapps.com/zoola-childrens-classics-2/) Introduces children to classical music with animals playing great musical creations; teaches children the basic information about the musical instruments of the orchestra including how they look, how they sound, what they are made of, and how to play them; introduces children to interesting information about the great composers; basic biographies of the greatest composers lives, where they came from, how they grew up, and their most famous pieces; classic music has a profound effect on mood, spatial intelligence, memory, and language; listening to music can have positive effects on health; music manipulates moods and enriches story lines; languages include English, French, German, Russian, and Spanish; (iOS 5.0 or later).
Today's app is the Toddler Classical Music Jukebox app:
Toddler Classical Music Jukebox (Tipitap, Inc.) App is an introduction to classical music for young kids; fun and colorful interface; twelve favorites from Beethoven and Mozart to Chopin and Brahms; simple piano renditions for young ears; (iOS 4.0 or later).
The Carnival of the Animals App
Today's app is the Carnival of the Animals app:
The Carnival of the Animals App (http://www.naxos.com/catalogue/apps/app.asp?ID=NAPP0601A) Popular musical work by Camille Saint-Saëns enhanced with words and animations; entertaining app; excellent recording of the music; presents brand new verses and animated illustrations; tap the pictures for surprises; (iOS 5.0 or later; Android 2.2 and up).
Still more Classical Music Apps for Children this week as well as Classical Music Composers Apps!
My First Classical Music App HD (http://www.naxos.com/catalogue/apps/app.asp?ID=NAPP0101A) Introduction to classical music for children aged five and above; find out where you hear music, who writes it, and what all the instruments sound like; meet the great composers and learn about the orchestra; tap any words or pictures and hear the text narrated, extracts of music, and dozens of animations and sound effects; animals can dance, sing, and play; children can enjoy alone or together with a parent; includes many different pieces of music; full album of music includes Grieg: Peer Gynt, Mozart: Magic Flute, Williams: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Saint-Saëns: Carnival of the Animals, Holst: Planets, Stravinsky: Petrushka, Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf, and many more; interactive iPad version of My First Classical Music Book, published by Naxos; includes three main sections: When? Where?, People, and Instruments; friendly, engaging narration; Questions and Listen For tips from the Music Bird; over forty different pieces of music featured, in excellent recordings; every instrument in the orchestra is demonstrated; lively, character illustrations throughout; (iOS 4.3 or later; Android 2.2 and up).
Today's app is the Musical Instrument Flashcards app:
Musical Instrument Flashcards (http://babykidszone.com/babygames/bthmusic/index.html) App includes the sounds of sixty different musical instruments with descriptions; five different categories; slideshow feature; (iOS 4.3 or later).
The Music Sparkles App
Today's app is the Music Sparkles app:
Music Sparkles (http://www.tabtale.com/app/music-sparkles-2/) Brings a world of music to fingertips from piano and xylophone to electric guitar; tap and play; sparkles are created as user plays; large collection of musical instruments to develop musical hearing; includes fourteen musical instruments: drum set, xylophone with four octaves, classic guitar with twenty-four notes, electric guitar with twenty-four notes, harp with twelve strings, saxophone with three octaves, recorder flute with two octaves, grand piano with four octaves, accordion with two octaves, harmonica with two octaves, pan flute with two octaves, two violins with eight strings, classic pipe organ, synthesizer with four octaves, five music loops; five different music looks including Classic Guitar Loop, Authentic African Drums, Heep Banjo, Majestic Grand Piano Chords, and Cool Drum Beat; (iOS 5.0 or later).
The Music Instruments for Kids App
Today's post is the Music Instruments for Kids app:
Music Instruments for Kids (http://www.onemob.com/my-apps/) App enables toddlers to associate the sounds of common musical instruments; scroll through pictures of a variety of musical instruments and press Play on each to hear the sound; (iOS 5.0 or later).
Today's app is the Magic Flute for Little Composers app:
Magic Flute for Little Composers (http://littlecomposers.com) Custom tailored to make the beginning stages easy and memorable; colorful play pads; built in lessons make learning easy for everyone; real songs to learn; ear training to build up musical talent; jam along sessions for advanced students; jam module for right and left handed children; (iOS 3.2 or later).