Sound creation at your fingertips
A set of pedagogical resources for teaching sound creation in schools.
A playful and intuitive app.
Fonofone for iPad is a sound creation and collective performing app of inexhaustible potential. It is a constantly renewed source of wonder and creative excitement.
With fonofone, your students will develop their musical imagination, their listening capacities, their ability to perform, their concentration and will assimilate fundamental musical notions. .
A pedagogical guide for teachers.
Maestro, your online guide for teaching sound creation, contains many resources for creative pedagogy:
- Ear training and sound comprehension games
- Composition processes and musical forms exploration activities
- Instructional Videos
- Graphic scores
And much more…
"I believe that with fonofone, we have a light, playful and exciting tool. The few mouths I spent trying it out with my students had me convinced.”
— Lorraine Samson, music teacher, Lucien-Guilbault Pedagogical Centre
“Fonofone is a really cool app for inventing music, because if we learn to listen, we realize that there is music in every sound.”
— A student from Au-Coeur-Des-Monts primary school, St-Pie.
Workshops & training
Turnkey solutions for all ages and levels
We offer different training formats for teachers in person or online.
These is a great opportunity to:
- learn more about the fonofone pedagogical approach,
- better your mastery of the musical tools,
- explore new activities with us.
If you don’t have access to tablets, Cosimu is able to offer you all the required equipment needed for your classroom (iPad tablet, headphone and speaker for each student) at very good and negotiable rental rates.
“I highly recommend these workshops for anyone wishing to make music creation projects at school. They are well adapted to all levels of education, from the preschool to high school. Furthermore, I am convinced that they could even be used in higher education.”
— Guy Picard, Program coordinator for Arts Education at Casavant High School