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An easy and fun way for kids ages 6 and up to learn how to play electric guitar! Research has proven that children who play an instrument do better in school, build self-esteem, and make friends more easily. In this title, an animated character named Rocky the Guitar leads kids through lessons by Charles McCrone, graduate of the cutting-edge Guitar Institute of Technology. My Electric Guitar covers the basics, such as tuning your guitar and strumming chords, and moves on to playing songs, learning riffs, and much more. An animated fretboard shows you where to put your fingers as the live recorded audio plays. With MIDI tracks, the speed of the music can be adjusted so you can learn at your own pace. Additional features such as an automatic tuner, metronome, chord dictionary, and digital recorder are all included. My Electric Guitar is the perfect way to introduce children to playing guitar! · Full-motion videos guide kids through songs and playing techniques · Animated fretboard shows correct fingerings as the music plays · Automatic tuner allows you to play into your computer's microphone to tune your guitar · Sections of songs can be sped up or slowed down, so kids can learn at their own pace · Additional accessories include a chord dictionary, metronome, and digital recorder.
eMedia My Violin is a unique easy and fun way for kids ages 6 and up to learn to play the violin! An animated character named Val the Violin guides kids through over 160 lessons authored and presented by professional violinist Sabina Skalar M.M. My Violin covers basics such as holding & tuning the violin and playing rhythmic tunes and moves on to playing songs reading music notation and much more. An animated fingerboard shows kids where to put their fingers as the live recorded audio plays. Also included are adjustable-speed MIDI tracks so kids can learn at their own pace. Recorded voice and acpaniment tracks provide exciting options to have fun with.Built-in tools help make learning easier. The revolutionary new Finger Tracker tool listens to the violin playing and shows whether fingers are placed correctly. Additional features such as an automatic tuner metronome and digital recorder are also included. eMedia My Violin is the perfect way to introduce children to playing violin!Features: Over 160 lessons featuring basic techniques rhythm tunes and popular songs. Over 70 large-format full-motion videos guide kids through playing techniques. Animated Fingerboard shows correct fingerings as the music plays. Finger Tracker listens to kids play and shows whether fingers are placed correctly. Music Tracking highlights notes as they are played. Sections of songs can be sped up or slowed down so kids can learn at their own pace. Acpaniment tracks add challenge and inspiration. Creative interactive games make learning fun and exciting.Built-in accessories: Automatic Tuner - Kids can tune their violin quickly and easily. Digital Metronome - Kids can keep a steady beat with audio and/or visual feedback. Digital Recorder - Allows kids to record and play themselves back for friends and family to hear!Research has proven that children who play a musical instrument do better in school form friendships more easily and gain self-confidence