This award-winning musical experience teaches notes, rhythm and pitch. Listen to notes, copy patterns and learn to recognize pitches; Learn about rhythm, short and long notes; Play with a drum, cymbals, triangle, maracas or egg shaker; Learn to read music and create songs by moving notes on a staff; Listen to children’s songs featuring the violin and cello. AWARDS: Parents’ Choice Gold Award; Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Award. AGES: 2-6.
CATEGORY: Nursery Rhymes
- MEMORY: Listen to the notes and copy the pattern. Train your ear to hear different pitches
- RHYTHM: Touch the birds to play a song. Learn about rhythm, and short and long notes
- DANCE: Tap, drag or hold the monsters to make them dance to the beat
- INSTRUMENTS: Play along with a drum, cymbals, triangle, maracas, egg shaker or duck
- NOTES: Learn to read notes and create your own music by moving notes on a staff
Popular children’s songs recorded especially for this app with voice, cello and violin include:
- Yankee Doodle
- Mary Had a Little Lamb
- The Muffin Man
- Pop Goes the Weasel
- Skip to My Lou
- She’ll Be Coming Around the Mountain
- The Farmer in the Dell
Instrumental versions of the following songs are featured in the Rhythm and Notes activities:
- Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
- Wheels on the Bus
- Itsy Bitsy Spider
- Old MacDonald
- Happy Birthday
- Row Your Boat
- Five Little Ducks
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Duck Duck Moose, an award-winning creator of educational mobile apps for families, is a passionate team of engineers, artists, designers, and educators. Founded in 2008, the company has created 21 top-selling titles and has received 21 Parents’ Choice Awards, 18 Children’s Technology Review Awards, 12 Tech with Kids’ Best Pick App Awards, and a KAPi award for “Best Children’s App” at the International Consumer Electronics Show.
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Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.