Ukulele TAB is a way to play and write melodies. In this Beginning Ukulele Tutorial Kalani shows you how to read and write Ukulele TAB and gives you some background about TAB vs. traditional Western Notation.
The ukulele is quickly becoming a staple in the elementary music classroom. Find out why this instrument is making such a charge, and how you can integrate it in your own classroom.
Mandé is an ethnic group of different peoples in West Africa who speak related languages. Located chiefly in Guinea, Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Mali, and Senegal, Mandé people have beautiful tribal and musical cultures, rich in tradition, but also with modern adaptations.
Learn about our specially crafted Mandé instruments sets, designed by Kalani Das.
A GUIDE TO ORFF MALLETS – FIBERGLASS VS BIRCH SHAFTS
Peripole, Inc. Is pleased to offer quality wound Orff instrument mallets in two shaft materials: fiberglass-which comes with purchase of our diatonic and complete chromatic instruments, and birch hardwood. Both materials have advantages and disadvantages that can factor in when choosing one for your classroom.
Kalani shows you how to use the tuners on your ukulele to change the pitch of your strings. You also learn how to use an electronic tuner and an ukulele tuning App for smartphone. Tuning your ukulele is easy when you know how.
We’ve all seen the kid who shies away from participating in music class. You may have been one, yourself! Just because a child doesn’t seem to be actively involved, doesn’t mean they aren’t learning in their own way. We've compiled a list of a few tips and tricks that just may help lure these apprehensive children to become active participants, and perhaps even future stars!
The International Coalition Performing Arts Aerosol Study has released updated guidelines for music education classrooms for the upcoming school year. See the highlights and access the fully updated guidelines PDF.
Take a deeper look into the history of Bergerault Orff instruments and what makes them stand out from the competition.
It is an exciting time for teachers just starting out with Orff instruments or programs! We know how overwhelming buying new instruments for your classroom can be and therefore we offer this guide on what to consider when buying for your music program.
New to ukulele? Kalani breaks down two simple songs with Ukulele Club.
VIDEO BLOG : Unboxing of the Gold Peripole Halo Recorder, along with tips and tricks for creating an Orff ensemble using the recorder.
Now's the time to save BIG on our most popular recorder: The Peripole® Halo® Recorder-Gold
Elementary and secondary education relief is available! Find out about the stimulus bills passed by Congress to assist schools during these trying times.
Spring is in the air and summer is just around the corner.
Find options near you (or virtually!) to take advantage of the summer break and get in some extra training and certifications.
Peripole is excited to be partnering with Kalani Das for his NEW Ukulele Club multimedia resource!
The Pop Progression
I IV V Progression Ukulele
Ukulele Club video: A Blues + C Pentatonic = Magic
Are you looking to kick-start your recorder program, or just need a little jazzing up to keep things exciting? Peripole has compiled a list of our top-selling recorder resource publications to get you on the right track!
Combining music with literature can add a new dimension to a child’s imagination, and Peripole offers many resources that can help with just that. Here we have highlighted a few books that integrate song and story to get children engaged and perhaps even motivated to create their own musical theater!