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C Major Blues – Free Prodigies Music Lesson

  This #MusicMonday, we're sharing one of our favorite lessons from Preschool Prodigies, The C Major Blues. In this music lesson, we sing and hand-sign with all 8 solfege C Major solfege signs, and we also play our bells with the letter names of the notes. We also...

Holiday Prodigies is Coming to Town!

  Even though it's barely October, we're launching another new area inside the Prodigies Playground with Holiday Prodigies! Holiday Prodigies is a collection of songs and music lessons to get you ready for a Holiday concert or Recital. It might seem crazy...

Five Little Pumpkins – Free Prodigies Music Lesson

The Five Little Pumpkins Video Has Expired! Find the latest free episodes at PreschoolProdigies.com/blog or wherever you get your podcasts. Want to access Five Little Pumpkins & more Primary Prodigies Music Lessons? Join the Playground for instant & unlimited access...

Preschool Music Lesson Plans

Preschool Music Lesson Plans w/ Mr. Rob & the Prodigies Playground Free Music Lesson, Lesson Plans, Sheet Music and Worksheets from the Prodigies Music Curriculum Chapter 1, Lesson 1 Week 1: Hello C Lesson Plan  Week 1: Sheet Music, Lesson Guide & Worksheets Letter to...

Recorder Prodigies Introduction

Recorder Prodigies Introduction August 31, 2017 We've been working on our newest mini-series, Recorder Prodigies, and we're excited to share the introduction AND the first song below! Look for the first several lessons and more difficult songs to start...

C Major Blues – Free Prodigies Music Lesson

C Major Blues – Free Prodigies Music Lesson

  This #MusicMonday, we're sharing one of our favorite lessons from Preschool Prodigies, The C Major Blues. In this music lesson, we sing and hand-sign with all 8 solfege C Major solfege signs, and we also play our bells with the letter names of the notes. We also...

A Musical Journey from 1 to 10 with the Creepy Crawly Calypso

A Musical Journey from 1 to 10 with the Creepy Crawly Calypso

Mr. Rob here with a review of my second favorite musical book from Barefoot Books, Creepy Crawly Calypso (see the Portside Pirates for my other favorite Barefoot Book). Just from the title along, what's not to love? It's got alliteration, a musical theme...

Super Easy Ways to Save Up For Music Lessons

Super Easy Ways to Save Up For Music Lessons

10 Super Easy Ways to Save Up For Music Lessons September 26, 2017 By Natalie Hagen from TakeLessons.com      10 Super Easy Ways to Save Up for Music Lessons Parents know that extra curricular music lessons are imperative for young minds to grow and progress. It can...

Preschool Music Lesson Plans

Preschool Music Lesson Plans

Preschool Music Lesson Plans w/ Mr. Rob & the Prodigies Playground Free Music Lesson, Lesson Plans, Sheet Music and Worksheets from the Prodigies Music Curriculum Chapter 1, Lesson 1 Week 1: Hello C Lesson Plan  Week 1: Sheet Music, Lesson Guide & Worksheets Letter to...

Making the Bells Quieter

Making the Bells Quieter

Making the Bells Quieter Hey everyone!! Mr. Rob here with a quick tip about how to make my favorite instrument (the deskbells of course) a bit easier on the ears! Keep in mind that I'm not particularly savy with crafts and crafting supplies, and I look forward to some...

The #1 Musical Instrument for Young Children

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.

Boo Plays PsP Melodies #10

Boo Plays PsP Melodies #10

Boo Plays PsP Melodies #10 September 20, 2017 Go Boo Go! For years, Boo has been dazzling us with musical abilities, both before and after he started jamming with the Prodigies Playground. In his latest video, he plays through one of the faster and more...

Alexander Dawson School Implements Prodigies Music Curriculum

Alexander Dawson School Implements Prodigies Music Curriculum

Alexander Dawson School Implements Prodigies Music Curriculum September 20, 2017   Alexander Dawson School Implements Prodigies Music Curriculum Ever wondered what a Prodigies class in action looks like? Our friends at the Alexander Dawson School recently...

C Major Blues – Free Prodigies Music Lesson

C Major Blues – Free Prodigies Music Lesson

  This #MusicMonday, we're sharing one of our favorite lessons from Preschool Prodigies, The C Major Blues. In this music lesson, we sing and hand-sign with all 8 solfege C Major solfege signs, and we also play our bells with the letter names of the notes. We also...

PsP Bells: Instrument App for iOS

PsP Bells: Instrument App for iOS

This past November, Preschool Prodigies ran a Kickstarter campaign that helped fund our own branded set of bells AND a brand new bell app! This is the very first app we've designed from the ground up, and it's an effective, affordable and shipping-free solution to...

Top 10 Music Apps for Young Kids

Top 10 Music Apps for Young Kids

The explosion of tablet hardware and software over the last decade has changed a lot about how I teach music. On my iPad, for instance, is more sheet music than I could carry in a 30+ lb backpack, more instruments (albeit digital) than an average high school band, and...

New Hand-Signs (and Lots More New Content) Coming Soon!

New Hand-Signs (and Lots More New Content) Coming Soon!

We've got some awesome new content coming to the Prodigies Playground very soon!!!! Up first, we've got a ton of new performance tracks coming to all areas of the Playground (but mosly Holiday Prodigies). Just SOME of the upcoming songs include... Fur Elise...

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