The school year may be ending, but not without a few more new features at!


Old Joe Clark and the Mountain Dulcimer 

Learn more about this unique Appalachian instrument with a new ClassPlay song and engaging activities.

Like this VIDEO INTERVIEW with a Dulcimer player about the history, parts, and techniques for playing the instrument:

Also around the Old Joe Clark Song Hub:

    • A VIDEO PERFORMANCE of the song on the Mountain Dulcimer
    • An interactive look at APPALACHIAN CLOGGING
    • Plus FULL SCORE, LYRICS, PRINTABLES, and more for this classic Appalachian folk song!

From your account: Find Old Joe Clark in ClassPlay. Click SEARCH ALL SONGS and then type Old Joe Clark to launch. 

New Movement Video for Four White Horses

Use our animated ClassPlay kids to introduce a simple movement activity to your class. 
Four White Horses Movement Activity
  • This simple CLAPPING GAME is a great accompaniment to the Caribbean song Four White Horses
  • Includes options to turn VOCALS and TRACKS on or off

From your account: Find Four White Horses in ClassPlay. Click SEARCH ALL SONGS and then type Four White Horses to launch. 

Enjoy these new features, and stay tuned for more over the summer!

Check our Program Updates page for other recent updates.


Bringing the Music Back to Kathmandu School

May 6, 2015

When we heard of the devastation delivered by the earthquake in Nepal, we immediately thought of our friends at the Kathmandu International Study Centre (KISC). Music teacher Hannah Dornon has been using Quaver in her classroom there since 2014. Our team reached out right away to check on Hannah, her students, their families, and the […]

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April 21, 2015

Today’s post comes to us from Dr. Rita Frady, Quaver Advisory Council member and educator in Canton, GA. She’s tackling the great spring schedule-challenge: testing time! Testing season has arrived! Your mission: be as quiet as possible while continuing to teach your music classes right next door to the testing classrooms. Oh, and by the way – testing […]

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Encourage At-Home Practice with Mobile Recorder Scores

April 14, 2015

Last week, we introduced you to the Recorder Song Book – a tangible way for students to practice with their recorders at home, anytime. This week, we’re kicking it up another notch by allowing students to access the track and score for each song on their mobile devices. Each Quaver Recorder song now includes an Animated […]

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40+ New Folk Songs!

April 9, 2015

We are pleased to announce a big addition to ClassPlay this morning – with 41 NEW FOLK SONGS joining the growing library of songs.  These additions represent traditional folk songs from all over the world and are rich with activities that will help you bring them to life for your students. They include: World-class recordings […]

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