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“Remember Me” from Disney Pixar’s Coco

  Hey everyone! Mr. Rob here with a very special, YouTube exclusive, episode of Prodigies! Today we have a playalong track for "Remember Me" from Disney Pixar's 2017 film Coco. Presented in the Orff style, this playalong track is arranged for one-octave C Major...

Back to School Specials!

Don't go Back to School without Prodigies for your music classroom! Take advantage of 33% Off Prodigies Lifetime, 25% off Go & Pro Memberships, 15% off Books, 10% off Bells, and Special Bundle Savings throughout the Prodigies Shop! LAST Chance to Enroll in Prodigies...

NEW: Refer a Friend Program

This week, we're proud to announce a brand-new, streamlined and simplified Refer a Friend program for Prodigies! This program will help you earn store credit to spend on bells, books and whatever else you'd like from PreschoolProdigies.com, while hopefully helping to...

Summer Giveaway #2: Recorder Prodigies Book 1 (15 Winners)

Summer Giveaway #2: Recorder Prodigies Book 1 - 15 Winners $15 Value  |  Enter Between Thursday August 9th and Sunday August 20st  |  Winner Announced August 21st a Rafflecopter giveaway For Summer Giveaway #2, 15 lucky winners will receive Recorder Prodigies Book 1!...

7 Ways to Deck Out Your Music Classroom

Looking for some ways to deck out your music classroom for the new school year? We have put together a list of fresh ideas that you can implement in your room! In this list, you’ll find just a little bit of everything from bulletin boards to organizational systems,...

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APP LAUNCH: Welcome to Prodigies Music Lessons!

  Launch Day Has Arrived Update #1 - July 30th, 10:22 PM HST After years of building up our library of colorful and interactive music lessons on PreschoolProdigies.com, we're heading to the small screen with apps apps app! A brand-new Prodigies app is rolling out to...

Teaching Children About the Orchestra

  Orchestral Fun for Kids! Young children might surprise you how well they pick up on pitches and timbres (the sound that instruments make). Playing classical and jazz “high information music” has a marked effect in brain activity, and if you play this music during...

7 Ways to Inspire Your Child’s Love of Music

Inspiring Children to Love Music Chocolates, cards, and little stuffed animals….it’s almost Valentine’s Day! Did you know that there are plenty of ways to inspire your children to LOVE music? So, along with your Valentine gifts, give your kiddos the gift...

Top 10 Classical Music Pieces for Kids

 Top 10 Classical Pieces for Kids January 29, 2018 by Michael     Classical Music for Children Maybe you've heard that listening to classical music is beneficial to children, especially in their early stages of development. Well, you heard it right! Multiple studies...

The #1 Musical Instrument for Young Children

If you’ve ever been toy shopping for an infant, toddler or preschooler, you’re probably familiar with the music toy section.

From the simplest baby rattle, to kid-sized acoustic guitars, to light up musical puzzles, and to “oh-my-god-please-get-this-thing-to-shut-up” keyboards, most children end up with some kind of musical instrument or toy at some point in their childhood!

While some of these toys are really interesting in their look, their design, their features or their price (“a guitar for 30 bucks… no way!”) many of them are more toy than they are instrument.

The Benefits of Playing a Musical Instrument

The Cognitive, Emotional and Socials Benefits of Playing a Musical Instrument There is a plethora of research, articles and videos that explain all the different ways that listening to music and playing a musical instrument affect the brain. Here, I've simply...

Teaching Your Kids to Sing In Tune

From the most classic of playground chants to the songs from the latest Disney movie, kids love to sing.
They make up songs as they go in an uninhibited way that most adult songwriters envy. They learn many of their first words through song and music helps them transition from activity to activity.
But for all their love of singing, it’s pretty rare to find a kid who naturally sings in tune.

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“Remember Me” from Disney Pixar’s Coco

  Hey everyone! Mr. Rob here with a very special, YouTube exclusive, episode of Prodigies! Today we have a playalong track for "Remember Me" from Disney Pixar's 2017 film Coco. Presented in the Orff style, this playalong track is arranged for one-octave C Major...

Back to School Specials!

Don't go Back to School without Prodigies for your music classroom! Take advantage of 33% Off Prodigies Lifetime, 25% off Go & Pro Memberships, 15% off Books, 10% off Bells, and Special Bundle Savings throughout the Prodigies Shop! LAST Chance to Enroll in Prodigies...

NEW: Refer a Friend Program

This week, we're proud to announce a brand-new, streamlined and simplified Refer a Friend program for Prodigies! This program will help you earn store credit to spend on bells, books and whatever else you'd like from PreschoolProdigies.com, while hopefully helping to...

Summer Giveaway #2: Recorder Prodigies Book 1 (15 Winners)

Summer Giveaway #2: Recorder Prodigies Book 1 - 15 Winners $15 Value  |  Enter Between Thursday August 9th and Sunday August 20st  |  Winner Announced August 21st a Rafflecopter giveaway For Summer Giveaway #2, 15 lucky winners will receive Recorder Prodigies Book 1!...

7 Ways to Deck Out Your Music Classroom

Looking for some ways to deck out your music classroom for the new school year? We have put together a list of fresh ideas that you can implement in your room! In this list, you’ll find just a little bit of everything from bulletin boards to organizational systems,...

Prodigies Story: Audrey

Hey there everyone! We have a Prodigies story to share with you this week! This testimonial comes from Katie & Robert Lamoreux who are the parents of Audrey, a 2.5 year-old who has fallen in love with Prodigies! Katie and Robert write: "We discovered her fondness for...

APP LAUNCH: Welcome to Prodigies Music Lessons!

  Launch Day Has Arrived Update #1 - July 30th, 10:22 PM HST After years of building up our library of colorful and interactive music lessons on PreschoolProdigies.com, we're heading to the small screen with apps apps app! A brand-new Prodigies app is rolling out to...

Performance Day (Camp Prodigies Day 5)

It’s performance day! Are your campers ready to showcase their song selections?! They have spent all week preparing for this day and are probably bursting with excitement to show their families what they’ve been learning. Start the day with a dress rehearsal. This...

#ArtsyThursday (Camp Prodigies Day 4)

Hope everyone has been enjoying Camp Prodigies and making lots of music! #ArtsyThursday is just a few days away, so get ready for a day full of music and art! We’ll start off the day by painting to classical music! I love this activity because it combines both art and...

Language (Camp Prodigies Day 3)

Hi everyone!! I hope you had an excellent day at Camp, learning about Math and Science! Did anyone's students hear "Sweet Beets" for the very first time?? What did they think of it? I know that's our little Lil's favorite!!🎶🍭🥁🎶🍭🥁🎶 ‍‍‍‍‍‍ ‍‍ ‍‍‍‍‍‍ ‍‍ Wednesday is all...

Math & Science (Camp Prodigies Day 2)

Welcome to Day #2 of Camp Prodigies, Math & Science! Our own week of Camp Prodigies here at the house (office/studio) is more like Prodigies Boot Camp! We've been filming and editing like crazy to get ready for the start of Playtime Prodigies next week and it's...

#MusicMonday (Camp Prodigies Day 1)

Welcome to Day #1 of Camp Prodigies, Music Monday!    Camp Prodigies is a week long online summer camp for you and your kids! It's a DIY music camp and we've provided enough variation, materials and suggestions for you to modify the camp for one kid at home, lots of...

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“When the Saints Go Marching In” – Free Episode for July!

Hey everyone! We've been cranking away on lots more Primary Prodigies Music Lessons, new rounds of "What Interval Is It?" and of course, new songs for Primary Prodigies (and that's all on top of working on Playtime Prodigies, which will be airing on July 31st with the...

Hello App, Goodbye Lifetime

  Add the launch to your GCal or Respond to the Launch Event on Facebook Lifetime Members: Learn More About How to Access Your Free Year of the Prodigies App Here >     We're THRILLED to announce that on July 31st, we'll be launching a BRAND-NEW Prodigies App to...

16 Reasons to Join Prodigies Lifetime This Summer!

    If you've been thinking about a music program for your kids, your school, or your group, we're giving you 20 Reasons to Join Prodigies Lifetime This Summer! 1. Prodigies Lifetime Enrollment ENDS September 4th - this is the LAST SUMMER to enroll in Prodigies...

10 Reasons To Join Prodigies Go

If you've been thinking about a music program for your kids, your school, or your group, we're giving you 10 Reasons to Join Prodigies Go! 1. FOUR TIMES as many videos as last year! On April 1st, 2017, Prodigies consisted of 64 videos inside of Preschool Prodigies and...