Music Appreciation Websites
Music Appreciation Videos
Kids Classical Channel
Stream this unique kids' radio station live. It's full of fun programs to teach kids more about classical music.
Piano Adventures' Beethoven Project
Celebrate Beethoven's 250th birthday! Read his story & complete activities.
Enjoy this collection of 7-10 minute videos designed to introduce kids to the fun of classical music.
Carnegie Hall Listening Adventure
Go on a fun Instrument Safari Adventure to collect all the instruments in the orchestra. This game features Britten's The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra.
Keyboard Instruments Infographic
Learn about keyboard instruments and their history from this infographic.
Classics for Kids
Have fun learning about composers on this website. Listen to a story about the composer, play games, download worksheets, & more!
Visit the music room of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra to learn about instruments and composers and listen to music.
New York Philharmonic Kidzone
This website has a variety of fun activities, including instructions for making unique musical instruments at home.
From the Top
This site celebrates student classical musicians. Listen to radio broadcasts and watch the PBS television show. Also check out the fun "Extras" tab which features creative interviews, fun composer factoids, and a question/answer section.
High school students will enjoy this website by the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra. Explore a variety of composers and classical masterpieces through presentations incorporating videos, pictures, and articles.
"Flight of the Bumblebee" Ensemble
Watch this video of the 5 Browns, a piano team of siblings, play an exciting classical piece. It's a "10-hand, 5-pianos" ensemble. Find more videos of this amazing group on their YouTube Channel.
The Piano Guys YouTube Channel
Enjoy videos of classical and pop music performed by The Piano Guys.
Funny Piano Duet Video
Watch this hilarious performance of Ralph Federer's "The Scarlet Cape" piano duet.
Andre Rieu & the Johann Strauss Orchestra YouTube Channel
This orchestra makes classical music fun!
Valentina Lisitsa's YouTube Channel
Valentina Lisitsa is an incredibly talented, classically-trained pianist.
Enjoy videos from a creative percussion ensemble.