Listening music online & music applications
Music available on the Internet is increasingly replacing traditional sources – records or radio. The workshop shows how to easily start listening to music available online. We discuss listening to Internet radio as well as music from streaming services. You can find paid and free services here. They do not require the use of devices other than those we use every day.
Additional Activities & Tools:
Immersive & interactive guitar lessons with real-time feedback. Learn at your own pace with step-by-step guidance from some of the world’s best guitarists.
- TuneIn Radio
Sports, music, news and podcasts from all over the world! Discover other cultures by radio.
- Poscast – Renascença Musica.pt
More than a program about Portuguese music, this is a program about Portuguese musicians. Every week, Carlos Bastos invites a different artist to talk about his life and his career.
- Blob Opera with Google Arts & Culture
Create your own opera masterpiece.
- Radiooooo – The Musical Time Machine.
Pick a country on the map of the world, pick a decade from the 1900s to today and just let yourself get carried away by the most beautiful musical collection
- Old Radio World
Archive of Old Radio Shows and Broadcasts
- Virtual Piano
Virtual Piano enables you to play the piano on your computer keyboard, mobile, and tablet. The best part is that you don’t even need to know how to read music notation. VirtualPiano.net’s music sheets use the plain English alphabet and simple semantics, so you can enjoy the experience of playing the piano in less than a minute.
- Hum or Sing a song
Hum or sing any song that you can’t think of the name of. The app will then figure out the name of that song for you.
- The Nostalgia Machine
Pick any year and it will give you loads of songs that were released that year from every genre you can think of. And the best thing is, you can then play that song from this website via Youtube, Vimeo etc.. and also build up a playlist for the rest of the day!
- Listen to podcasts – Stuff You Missed in History Class
Listen to interesting podcasts and learn more about history and culture
- The Better Health While Aging Podcast
Listen to interesting podcasts and learn more about aging and staying healthy