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Music resources for children grades K-12, including recordings and musical instruments.


“We learn so much when we listen to music. Music inspires creative movement. It calms at rest time. It fosters listening skills. Through music children can learn about patterns. Through singing children learn rhymes and new vocabulary.”  -- Music, National Association for the Education of Young Children

This guide is an introduction to the resources in the Education and Teaching Library about children and music. For additional materials, search the Library Catalog or BOSS using such terms as:

    Music – Juvenile – Study and teaching
    Music – Instruction and study – Juvenile

    Camping – Songs and music
    Children’s songs
    Folk songs
    Games with music

    Musical revues – Juvenile
    Nursery rhymes

    School music
    Singing games
    Spirituals (songs)

New Recordings at the ETL

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The original layout for this page was created by Karen Morris, last updated May 2016 by Shannon Bowman.