Fonofonies

Discover classical music with Fonofonies, a creative sound game for iPad.

 

 

A FREE, USER-FRIENDLY TOOL TO MAKE AT-HOME MUSIC LEARNING FUN DURING QUARANTINE.

 

Based on the Fonofone app, Fonofonies is an iPad app featuring 10 activities with different themes and 33 musical games for all grade levels. Intuitive and fun, it takes on different musical concepts while cultivating creativity.

Bringing together activities from the Orchestre Métropolitain’s OMNIfone and Jeunesses musicales Canada’s Classicofone, Fonofonies is an introduction to classical music that draws on artistry and imagination!

The Fonofonies app is presented by COSIMU, the learning app developer that created Fonofone with the Orchestre Métropolitain and Jeunesses musicales Canada.

How to use the app

Get Fonofonies in a few easy steps:

 

1. Download the iPad app for free from the App Store.

 

2. Open the app and select the menu icon

 

3. The menu will open on the left. Select the info button  to read the introduction to the app.

To get familiar with it, do the activities in the introduction section.

 

4. Read each activity’s description by selecting the info button before you start. 

 

5. For more information, visit the Fonofone site.

 

Musical tools are represented by abstract shapes you can select without having to enter any data (except the metronome).

 

To discover how to use each tool, visit the website (tutorials are currently only available in French).

 

Section tool

Three ways of recording

   Pitch/Speed modulator

 Transposer

 Sessions

  Metronome (Echos)

  Metronome (Arpeggiator)

  Filter

 Arpeggiator

 Mixer and live manipulation

 Reverberation

TEACHER’S HANDBOOK

 

Share Fonofonie activities with your students as part of your remote learning curriculum! The handbook gives teachers more information including each activity’s learning goals, grade level and difficulty.

 

DOWNLOAD TEACHER’S HANDBOOK

 

OMNIfone

OMNIfone offers ten activities to explore symphonic works through sound. Through short excerpts, you can familiarize yourself with the main motifs and themes of Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird and play with sound to make your own symphony.

 

An introductory version is available on the Fonofonies app and the full version is available on Fonofone.

 

Learn more about Fonofone.

 

OMNIfone was developed by COSIMU with the Orchestre Métropolitain. Avanafil (Stendra) online