with iBegin® is like having a personal music teacher in your
With iBegin®, you can learn at your own pace in the comfort of your
home. All you need is a computer with a sound card and external
speakers, iBegin®, Sibelius demo and an internet connection.
iBegin® is for complete beginners or former players who'd like a refresher course. Don't worry if you've never handled a wind instrument before - iBegin® will show you how to put it together and how to play it. iBegin® will also tell you how to maintain your instrument. Not only that, but as you learn to play, you'll also learn how to read music and music theory. iBegin® even shows you how to use the award-winning Sibelius® music notation program. As you progress, iBegin® gives you parts for you to play with professional orchestral recordings.
iBegin® is fun, easy to use and you can start right now by downloading an iBegin® tryout by clicking on the instrument you'd like to try.
Flute Alto Saxophone French Horn Mellophonium Euphonium/Baritone (Bass Clef)
Clarinet Tenor Saxophone Trumpet Tenor Trombone (Bass Clef) BBb Tuba (Bass Clef)
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Tenor Trombone (Bass Clef)
Euphonium/Baritone (Bass Clef)
BBb Tuba (Bass Clef)
You will need a PayPal account or a credit card. iBegin® is modestly priced at US$12.50 for each section, roughly what you'd expect to pay for 20 minutes private tuition.
Contacting iBegin®: there is a live helpdesk available between 0100 and 1700 GMT on most days which you can contact through Skype: iBeginInteractiveSoftware or you send a message through iBegin's contact form by clicking here.
Not sure which instrument to learn?Click here for top tips on how to choose a wind instrument.
Do you have a question or an experience to share?The iBegin® forum is your place to ask any questions, suggest improvements to iBegin® or to share your learning experiences.