Sphinx Kids is a part of the Sphinx Organization’s Classical Connections program, which strives to bring classical music into underserved schools in the United States. However, your child can enjoy it too!
Sphinx Kids contains interactive games and videos from the Sphinx Classical Connections CD-Rom as well as from the New York Philharmonic’s KidZone website. It is a music site that has games and learning modules that provide kids with a fun way to learn all things musical. Kids can:
-Learn about famous composers
-Learn the difference between different string instruments
-Learn about minority composers
-Create a band and practice
-Learn about orchestras
-Match music and composers together
For more educational music sites like this, check out these interactive websites relating to all aspects of music:
Pauly’s Playhouse: Freaky Frank’s Music Machine – Kids can make very modern and cool sounding music using synthesizers and other cool gadgets.
ArtsAlive: Activities and Games– All about classical music. It’s a lot more fun than it sounds!
Article By Nuria Almeida
Photo By Gerg1967