The best music apps for young minds

Great podcasts for parents and carers

Wed 2 December 2015

11 mins

There’s more to your smartphone than just Angry Birds or Candy Crush! In our final instalment of our Why Music Is Essential For Kids series, we take a long, fun look at the best music apps to kickstart your kids’ musical minds. We chat to Dr Kate Highfield from Macquarie University’s Institute of Early Childhood about her top picks and why they’re so good for your budding rockstar.

Recommended apps:

Sago Mini Sound Box: iTunes / Android
Toca Band: iTunes / Android
Loopimal: iTunes only
Xylophone: iTunes / Android
Pitch Painter: iTunes only

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