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For teachers, students and music lovers

   
Music reading resources  

Music Reading Resources


Landmark cards
Landmark chart
Interval Reading free book

Note chart with piano to fold at middle C
  YouTube

You Tube Channel


Some useful (and fun) music resources from YouTube. There are some playlists on various topics, or just some interesting favourites.
Susan Deas YouTube Channel
           
Chord Symbols Reference Chart  

Improvisation Resources


Chord Symbols Reference Chart
A guide to the chord symbols used in pop and jazz and what each one means
Chord Practice Chart
To help you learn chords
  Advance Australia Fair

Advance Australia Fair


A student requested this so that he could play the anthem at his school. I've made my arrangement public domain, so help yourself!
Advance Australia Fair - easy piano in A

Advance Australia Fair - easy piano in G
           
Hands playing piano  

Playing by Ear Lists


These are lists of songs in graded order of difficulty, for use in learning to play by ear.
Sorted by melodic difficulty (pdf)
Sorted by chord difficulty (pdf)
  Wedding music

Wedding Music


Some advice for planning your wedding music, with links to iTunes for samples
Wedding music advice
           
Manuscript paper  

Manuscript paper


12 staffs per page
10 staffs per page
8 staffs per page
6 large staffs per page
  Ancient Greek Music Lesson

History of Music


Suggested listening and pictures for each period of the history of western music
Resources for the History of Western Music
           
Practice charts  

Practice Charts


Give yourself a sticker each time you practice. The right-hand column is for a star.
PDF version as a sample
Word version to customise it the way you want it
  The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians

The New Grove Dictionary online


You can access the most respected English-language music encyclopedia online by joining the National Library of Australia. Get a library card, then log in to their eResources.
           
Musicianship Set Works  

Musicianship Set Works


iTunes links for set works for Grades 4-6
Musicianship Set Works links
  Requiem

Translations


Some resources for English translations
Mass translation
Requiem translation
Aria Database
           
Polyphonic music  

Music Craft Listening Lists


iTunes links for set works and instruments
Preliminary
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
  Music Shop

Print Music Shops and Websites


Carlingford Music Centre Carlingford
Music on the Move Hurstville
Sheet Music Direct online store
Music Notes online store
Mutopia online resource for public domain music