Level Four Music Theory Released!

The final installment. I feel like George Lucas after finally releasing the last “Star Wars” film! This has been a long time in the making, and our team have had to work extremely hard to bring this to reality. I would particularly like to thankRead more…

Why Jazz and Blues should be taught in the Music Classroom

Since we’ve been making music teaching resources, we’ve found out through our surveys that topics like Jazz and Blues hardly ever get covered in the junior high school or middle school. Even looking back on my own personal teaching experience, I have to now ashamedlyRead more…

Resource for Teaching About Indonesian Music and The Gamelan

This week I’ve just started to work on a new World Music project  which will consist of  teaching resources fact sheets, whiteboard presentations, fun worksheets lesson ideas and resources  for teaching music of other cultures from around the world. The whole resource pack is setRead more…

Jazz and Blues Lesson Plans Coming Soon!

Here at the Fun Music Company, we’re excited to let you know that we’re nearly there with one of our new projects which is a set of Jazz and Blues Lesson Plans to use for teaching in the music classroom or studio. It all startedRead more…

The Printable Music Theory Book Results are In!

At the Fun Music Company we need to say a big THANKYOU to everyone who has responded to our requests for feedback over the last month. We started with last months Ezine, where we gave an opportunity for anyone who is on our mailing listRead more…

What you must know about copyright.

Copyright is an important issue, and one that ALL teachers must know about. You have to know the restrictions in your local area, as well as the restrictions that are placed on particular items. Do NOT ignore this issue, as you could wind yourself inRead more…

How To Love Teaching a Preschool Music Class

Teaching pre-school music can be either an ultimate teaching experience or it can be a worst nightmare! Is it possible that it all comes down to mindset? There are those teachers that seem to have it all under control with young children, the kids seemRead more…

Five Minute Fillers

Have you ever needed a five minute filler for a music class? You probably know the type of situation I mean. It’s when you’ve got quite a large group of kids together for choir or band music class or even for a group of fidgetyRead more…

Instruments Of The Orchestra Online Music Activities

A member of our Fun Music Company Community recently introduced us to this very cool website link put together by the team at DSO Kids. When you first get there, it simply looks like a list of instrument links, but press on individual links andRead more…

The History Of Rock Videos: The King Of Rock and Roll

Here are the You Tube Videos links you could use to compliment the second lesson called “The King Of Rock and Roll” which is lesson two of the Fun Music Company History Of Rock and Roll Printable Music Lesson Plans Series. Feel free to useRead more…