Music Animation Machine 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/deceptivecadence/2013/05/27/186461168/watch-a-mind-blowing-visualization-of-the-rite-of-spring NPR brings to us Stravinsky, The Rite of Spring part 1 with Stephen Malinowski, a composer, software engineer, and pianist with all recordings made by Jay Bascal. This video he created of the Rite of Spring visualizes the performance of the musical art piece. It is definitely amazing how many different ways art can [...]

AppoLearning Gives DoReMi 1-2-3 A Great Review! 

Allie Hall from AppoLearning gave DoReMi 1-2-3 a great review! Recently, we participated in a Free App Friday which garnered a lot of attention. One of the most impressive reviews we’ve received is from AppoLearning, which gave DoReMi 1-2-3 a 96/100 score! Please read below for the rest of the review:   Why we love [...]

DoReMi 1-2-3 Updates With New FingerPrint Play Platform! 

Today, DoReMi 1-2-3 Full and Lite released an update that integrated FingerPrint Play’s 2.0 platform on iOS. This means a better integrated safe-play platform and more fun for everyone! Download the updated version of the app here: [iOS]

Music is in Everyone! 

Although the debate between nurture and nature is still raging on, there are some studies that point to the idea that we are not all born tabula rasa. As Bobby McFerrin jumps around the stage, the audience sings back to him in notes according to where his new position on stage is. Note how the [...]

Between Music and Medicine 

“The beauty of music has the ability to speak where words fail.” –Robert Gupta I posted before about the power of music- how it can affect the emotions and memories of the listeners. Robert Gupta’s talk on TedMed takes a different perspective from the previous TedTalk and discusses how music can heal and have therapeutic [...]

Do You Know Where Do-Re-Mi Came From? 

Did you know that a music theorist named Guido developed this particular series of syllables? Guido of Arezzo was a monk who lived in Italy in the 990-1030s and developed various musical tools such as the solfége singing technique. The solfége technique originated from the first verse of a Latin hymn called “Ut Queant Laxis” [...]

DoReMi 1-2-3 and Ear Training 

Joshua Garrett, our lead designer for DoReMi 1-2-3 was featured as a Guest Blogger for our partners over at Fingerprint. Here he describes the teaching principles we promote in DoReMi 1-2-3: JOSHUA GARRETT 12 January 2012 DoReMi 1-2-3 is a line of apps that are all about “Ear Training” for young children. Ear Training is [...]

DoReMi 1-2-3 wins 2nd place at Best App Ever Awards 

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Thank you to everyone who voted for us for “Best Music Teaching App” of 2011! We couldn’t have done it without you. According to 148Apps.com founder Jeff Scott, 1.1 million unique voters participated in the awards ceremony this year! Check out more interesting stats, and the full list of winners, here.

Press Release: Music and Toy Experts Develop Groundbreaking Music App for Kids 

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San Francisco, Calif. – Dec. 14, 2011 – Leading toy-industry providers Creativity and Funosophy announced today the launch of DoReMi 1-2-3 for iPad, the first in a groundbreaking line of apps focused on musical ear training and its cognitive benefits.