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For Kids & Families

Enjoying music together is a family affair. Engaging in listening, playing, composing and sharing is a journey that starts at home, and lasts a lifetime.

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There will be a lot of private family events this weekend, but if you’re looking for something to do with the family to celebrate, or for no special reason, here are some best bets.

Free Classical Music MP3 For Kids

Recess Music from Big Round Records is offering the track "The Table Manners Polka" from Gratitude Attitude for SFCV readers to download and enjoy.

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Cool Websites for Kids

KIDiddles: The Best in Children's Music

Featured Learning Resource: KIDiddles

Find lyrics to 2,000 kids songs, listen to or download audio clips or use the search tool if you know a few words and want to find the song. You can also print sheet music and lyrics, all for free.

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Tips and Advice

Tip of the Week: VIDEO TIP: Voicing the Melody in Interlocking Chords

With the assistance of his student Hanson Tam, SFCM Professor William Wellborn demonstrates how to generally make the melody more prominent in a thick chord cluster.

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Private Lessons & Music Programs

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Find a music enrichment program or a teacher for private lessons

The Bay Area is home to a variety of outstanding music enrichment programs, from community music schools to first-rate youth symphonies and children’s choruses to piano teachers who offer private lessons. Let us help you find what’s right for your child’s talents and abilities.