Piano for iPhone
A great keyboard app. This one has letter names on the keys.
Fiddlewax Blue: Music Maker
This app is a fun way to begin experimenting with songwriting at the touch of a button.
Fiddlewax Yellow: Harmony Looper
This is one of my absolute favorite music apps that I've come across lately. Add harmony to your own voice in real time! It also functions as a looper and can add vocal effects like reverb or distortion. You need headphones for the app to function correctly.
Blob Chorus Ear Training
A memory game that builds pitch-matching skills.
A music creation app. Make music by drawing each instrument sound onto a picture.
Painting with sound! Make a sound while you draw in the app. Run your finger back over your drawing to hear your creation.
Chrome Music Lab
Created for Music In Our Schools Month, this site is a compilation of games that help students create and understand music.
Games to promote ear training:
- Pitch Game: Create a musical pattern, then see if you can pick which one you created!
- Pitch&Rhythm Game: Create a musical pattern with a rhythm option, then see if you can pick which one you created!
- Comparing Game: See if you can determine whether two melodies are the same or different.
A free, online way to notate, share, and create music!
PBS Jazz Kids
An interactive way to explore, understand, and create jazz music!
MusicTheory.net Note Trainer