Classroom Resource Links
Teaching with Music
Songs for Teaching: Using Children's Music to Promote Learning - a Web site providing resources for teachers who wish to integrate music in their teaching.
Dov'eri -Ivana Spagna - cloze exercise focussing on the imperfect tense and includes the text and audio file in .wav format.
Songs for Children
Aladdin Central - Music - Italian Lyrics - lyrics of six songs from the Italian version of the movie Aladdin
Italy - Mama Lisa's World Children's Songs and Rhymes of All Nations – lyrics for songs including English translations, music scores and audio files for a few of them.
Canzoni per bambini - lyrics of songs for children and a section with nursery rhymes.
Mauro Music - music score and full .mp3 version of 46 songs for children.
Lyrics and Melodies
Italian Music Videos – a handful of YouTube music videos in Italian.
Neapolitan Music of Yesterday and of Today - sound files and texts for over 30 songs.
California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties - audio files of 39 Italian songs.
Italian songs at ingeb.org - Lyrics of songs listed alphabetically.
Mauro Music - lyrics, score files, audio files in .mp3 format of complete songs, accords, midi files and more.
TuttoTesti - Testi Italiani - La Musica Nelle Parole - listing of Italian artists with the lyrics of songs for many of them.
Other Useful Music Resources
Galleria della canzone by Sugar - lyrics of texts are provided in alphabetical listings and by decades as well as biographies of artists and composers, photographs and historical background articles.
MUSICA - L' arte della musica - Strumenti e compositori - Images and short historical background and descriptions of some musical instruments.
MusicaItaliana.com - Music entertainment news, artist biographies and discographies, concert listings...