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Resources for Online Teaching

Check out this list of resources, free lesson plans and more to help music educators as they tackle and embrace online teaching.   

Updated 5/10/2022 at 9:20 a.m. PDT

We want to do our part to help music educators as you explore options and search for resources to facilitate online teaching.

Since teaching face-to-face is not possible, our educational partners and other companies are offering resources and solutions, including free lesson plans and subscriptions, to help you navigate these unchartered waters to teach music in new and creative ways.
As always, the music education community is showing its strength and supportive nature — this time by tackling online teaching and online learning together. lists hundreds of sites that cover all subjects, including students’ social-emotional well-being. This list is updated regularly. Please be prudent and thoroughly research each company before signing up.
Below is a list of music-specific sites and sources. As more artists and educators post and create resources, we will update this list . Email us at with questions or to submit a site to be included.

NAMM and Save the Music have similar lists of online resources for teachers.

Resources from Our Partners

Music Theory, Music Lessons, Games desk with open laptop, smartphone and earphones

Music Library: Books, Apps, Virtual Tours and Notation Software

 Percussionmale playing drums


Violin with music book on music stand

 Windsclarinet and music sheet

Pianoplaying the piano





 Student Musicians with Special Needs

Select TED Talks for Music Educators

Instrument Disinfection Safety

Professional Development

Social Media 

Email us at to submit a site to be included.

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