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We are Little Composers

Our mission is to turn moms into music teachers and children into famous Little Composers

The app-based "creative children compose music" method is the brain-child of Austrian-born composer Ernst Renner and specifically designed to teach children between the ages of 3 and 8 how to compose and play hundreds of different melodies from the moment they start.
If your child shows an interest in music then make time and play. In 10 years from now, you will be glad you did.

Nous sommes les petits compositeurs!

Notre mission est de transformer les mamans en professeurs de musique et les enfants en célèbres petits compositeurs.

La méthode des « enfants créatifs composant de la musique », basée sur une application, est l’idée du compositeur autrichien Ernst Renner et est conçue spécifiquement pour enseigner aux enfants, ayant entre 3 et 8 ans, comment composer et jouer des centaines de mélodies différentes dès le moment où ils débutent.
Si votre enfant démontre de l’intérêt pour la musique, trouvez du temps et jouez. D’ici 10 ans, vous serez heureux de l’avoir fait.

Willkommen bei Little Composers!

Wir machen aus Mama eine gute Musiklehrerin und verwandeln Kinder in kleine Komponisten.

Mit Hilfe der App Serie "Kreative Kinder Komponieren Musik" welche vom österreichischen Musiker Ernst Renner entwickelt wurde, können Kinder schon im Vorschulalter mit hunderten von verschiedenen Melodien experimentieren und davon lernen.
Sobald Ihr Kind Interesse an Musik zeigt, nehmen Sie sich Zeit um gemeinsam zu komponieren. In ein paar Jahren werden Sie froh sein es getan zu haben.

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"The Canadian team behind Little Composers have created what may be the best music apps for younger kids, and they’re available on all tablets, smartphones, Macs and PCs."
Kevin McGuire (Our top-50 education apps: music and art)

Right now, we are giving these apps away for free!

Creative Children Compose Music is a new music method from Austria and consists of five ground-breaking apps. Each app caters to a specific age group and those who are new to music should start with the Pre Piano Lessons app first because it lays a solid foundation to build on.
The APPS page has a demo video of every app as well as download links for iTunes, Google Play, and the Windows Store

Pre Piano Lessons
For children age 3 and up

Pre Piano Lessons is a new interactive music method that transforms kids into little composers. The application was specifically developed for visual learners who learn faster by constantly creating and analyzing different musical patterns.
Appstore Links

screenshot of the pre piano lessons app for young children
Screenshot of the Pre Piano Lessons app

"With the help of some elephants, giraffes and alligators even the young ones can enjoy the gifts that music brings." ~ Amy Catriona

screenshot of the pre piano keyboard app for kids
Screenshot of the Pre Piano Keyboard app

Pre Piano Keyboard
For children age 5 and up

Pre Piano Keyboard teaches children visually how to play piano but in a completely different way. This means that the result is also completely different. If you really want to learn and understand music then the Pre Piano Keyboard is the best app to teach you like no other app can.
Appstore Links

As a radio announcer it is very important for me to have my daughter involved in the world of music. I just want music to mean as much to her as it does to me. So it made sense to start her in it as soon as possible. I found Little Composers and instantly knew it was for us! It really is brilliant and easy to follow along. I highly recommend it for you and your "little composer." ~ T. Wood

Virtual Music Teacher
Learn how to sight read music and the note names

Virtual Music Teacher is very easy to use. If you can touch (or click on) keys and notes, then you can learn how to read music!
Three levels of complexity provide the ultimate learning experience for those who are just starting as well as for those who already know some of the note names.
Appstore Links

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Screenshot of the Virtual Music Teacher app

Explainer Video Little Composers Piano (free premium app for our members)

This explainer video features the premium version of the Little Composers Piano which is different from the one which you can get from iTunes, Google Play, and the Windows Store

After you have watched the video, you should connect with us and join the Little Composers group of children who compose music. After you register, your child can start composing right away. As a registered member, you can upload your child's compositions to the Famous Little Composers Gallery

Join us (it's free)
Registration is quick and easy
App demo
Basic features

Parents! There is no need to register unless you want to enter the composition challenge?

Featured Composition: "Patricia's Melody"

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Press play to hear "Patricia's Melody"

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