In his article "Our top-50 education apps", journalist Kevin McGuire writes:

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.

Best Beginner Piano Apps

made for visual learners ages 3 - 12

Little Composes Piano

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The Little Composers Piano allows children who never took music lessons to compose, edit and play their own music. The help page explains all the features and a master class video.

pre Piano Keyboard

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The pre Piano Keyboard prepares young music students for the more advanced Little Composers Piano which also uses letters to compose and includes a how-to video to help you get started fast.

Virtual Music Teacher

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Virtual Music Teacher is the 4th of the "creative children compose music" apps and specifically designed to start our little composers with sight-reading music.


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pre Piano Lessons

This new app comes with 56 built-in lessons that beginning students can watch and listen to before they learn.
Once the app opens, press the PLAY button and watch. See for yourself and try a random lesson today.

Hint: If you don't need to see the note names on the keys, you can quickly turn them off by pressing the ABC button.

minimal is perfect for visual learners