Musical education of children
Especially for the guests of our site, we have prepared this unique section, which collected all the most valuable and useful for children and their parents.
"Music from cartoons" will surely be to the taste of our youngest visitors. For convenience, we have divided them by composers. We recommend to listen to wonderful samples of animation with N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov and P. I. Tchaikovsky. For fans of foreign cartoons, we also prepared Walt Disney Fantasies.
And what if the children do not want to completely listen to the classics, calling it "boring"? Try to include them "Tom and Jerry" and they will turn into your true connoisseurs of musical art. Sure, each of them also wants to masterfully perform the “Hungarian Rhapsody” of Liszt, like Tom.
"Children's performances" will brighten up any family evening or weekend and allow you to enjoy the wonderful performances of the most interesting operas and ballets of domestic and foreign composers. The magical "Nutcracker", the brilliant "Tale of Tsar Saltan", the delightful "Cinderella" and other performances, which are presented in excellent quality and original production, will please even the youngest fans of musical art.
Little princesses will be delighted with the ballet "Cinderella" try to arrange a family viewing with your child. Discuss the costumes of heroes, music and even the plot during the performance. After viewing, you can ask what fragments in the work were remembered the most and why. It will be very useful to ask your child after getting acquainted with the play, to depict any scene that impressed him most of all. Maybe he even remembers the music that sounded at that moment!
Especially for parents, educators and teachers, we have prepared unique sections. "Music Games" and "Music lessons". It is useful to conduct acquaintance with the unknown world of sounds in an interesting and entertaining way with the help of our unique games, they will perfectly enliven any activity and will appeal to absolutely every kid.
"Music Lessons" will introduce simple and exciting variations of activities that allow you to develop musical hearing, thinking, attention and memory in children. Do your children remember the rules poorly or get lost when they are called to respond? Try to arrange a small test at home, adopting the idea from the lesson “Musical Rules”.
"Music Games" have collected interesting master classes, fun games, which are described in detail, so you will not be difficult to use them. Moreover, it is no secret that acquaintance with the unknown world of sounds is useful to carry out in an interesting and entertaining way with the help of our unique games, they will perfectly enliven any activity and will appeal to absolutely every kid.
You want to start developing educational activities with your child, but you do not know where to start? "Music with mom, playing at home" is just perfect for that. Simple but very exciting games will appeal to the child and mother. And what if you have a real orchestra at home? Of course, you will need musical instruments, but you don’t need to run to the store for them, you can easily make them yourself, relying on the pages on our website: "Musical instruments for the little ones", "Homemade master classes on making percussion instruments" and "Master class: Rumor Orchestra. "
Would you like to make a small musical pause and watch some interesting video with your child? We have foreseen this and specially prepared the section "Young Talents". We assure you that you have not seen this! These kids are real virtuosos, how cleverly they cope with their tools. In addition, it can push the baby to do more
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Perhaps the most informative section is "Musical education of children." It can be safely called the most important, because it helps to know the most important moments in the musical education of children. How to develop hearing, figurative thinking, memory, sense of rhythm? Answers to these questions can be found in the submissions. You can get acquainted with the extraordinary world of classical music not only by attending concerts or listening to songs in the recording. You can do this with the help of interesting articles, they tell about all the subtleties of musical education, unusual facts. Perhaps some moments you even adopt. The unique materials collected on this page will introduce research on the benefits of classical music for younger and older children, and the latest research in the field of musicology.
Do you still doubt whether to listen to music with children? Especially for this occasion, we have prepared for you a few interesting facts about the benefits of this particular art form.
- It is proved that the right music has life-giving power. Have you seen your houseplant fade? Then try to install a number of speakers and include quiet soft music. The result will certainly please you!
- With heavy workouts, it is classical music that helps increase endurance by 20 percent.
- Scientifically proven relationship of classical music and mental abilities.
- People who often listen to pleasant songs are much more responsive and kinder than others.
- Classical music can significantly reduce pain, as well as minimize depressive thoughts.
- Surprisingly, listening to pleasant compositions can increase the taste of the product by more than 50%.
- Surely you have heard the expression that denotes a bad person: "as a child, his mother did not sing lullabies." This phrase did not arise by chance, because singing lullabies has a very positive effect on the development of babies. They soothe, balance, and most importantly, lullabies are able to establish an emotional background.
- Babies up to 5 months perfectly distinguish the mood of musical compositions, so experiments have shown that babies prefer more positive, fun music.
- Under the influence of alpha and beta waves, it is music that can increase the creative potential of any person.
Information that classical music is very useful is constantly found in various sources. But in what exactly is this expressed and why is music so useful for children? It is known that musical art has the greatest impact on the baby. It forms the emotional and creative beginning, teaches self-organization and makes a huge contribution to the formation of the personality.
Have you thought about the fact that in our rapidly developing world music is simply necessary? It helps to cope with a number of problems and gives the long-awaited harmony to the body, and this happens at all levels - emotional and energetic. Every year there is an increasing amount of research about the benefits of music for children and adults. Suffice it to cite as an example such an emerging industry as musical pharmacology, founded by Robert Schofler. He dismantled and studied many works and even made a list of which of them best helps to get rid of various ailments. And how do you like the fact that after listening to just 10 minutes of any work of the Viennese classic V. Mozart, you can improve metabolism, peripheral vision and enhance the mental abilities of a person ?!
Music for children is useful even when they are in the womb. This benefit was confirmed by the work of Mikhail Lazarev. He proved that under the influence of classical music, the formation of bone structure occurs better, and also the work of many body systems is stimulated. Also, the pediatrician noted that the vibrations of this music have a kind of "massage" on the internal organs.
It is important to take care of the musical education of your child since childhood, and be sure to pay attention to what he is listening to. To the question, when is the best time to start dating with the classics? The earlier the better! Scientists have proven that already in the fifth month of pregnancy, the mother needs to arrange small musical pauses an hour a day, since the child already clearly distinguishes sounds. How to listen to classical music with a child? The first thing that affects the musical composition - it pushes the baby to express their emotions. Try to put an easy and perky play and your child will immediately begin to dance and clap. However, this does not mean that the whole day should be devoted only to music. For babies, 2 short melodies per day are enough; for older babies, the number and time of the compositions can be slightly increased.
All presented sections are constantly updated with new and unique materials. Discover the musical world with your children, study, listen and remember, and we will definitely help you with this.