Bring the Noise: Explore

Build on our Bring the Noise songs and videos with a whole host of free games, activities and learning ideas - perfect for encouraging music development beyond the classroom.

Scroll down for our three different sections of content, covering additional learning activities, profiles of musicians and additional games and quizzes.

Get Inspired

Continue your music journey anywhere and any time with this collection of games, activities and discussion suggestions.

Watch your fantastic 'I Am a Robot' dances
Colour in your own bunting for VE Day 75
10 Music Activities You Can Do from Home
Meet the musicians and instruments of National Pioneers
How to write a song with your children
5 ways to spark your child's interest in music
Orchestral Families: Which musical instrument is right for you?
How eco-friendly is your favourite instrument?
How music can make or break a film
Create your own lullaby with Gregory Porter
Music can provide 'sense of achievement' for autistic children
5 ideas for a musical half term at home
New Year's Resolution: Learn an instrument in 2020
BBC Philharmonic performances
How Strictly's spooky sounds are created
About Bring the Noise
Halloween ideas and songs
How to celebrate Burns Night with traditional music

Musician Profiles

Discover how a wide variety of musicians discovered their callings and how it can inspire your own music education journey.

Gregory Porter performs Hands in the Air
Bjorn Ulvaeus: Reasons why music is important for children
Abba reunion like 'going back in time in 30 seconds'
CeCe Sammy: Music helped me recover from near-death experience
Sing along to Winter Wonderland with Gregory Porter
Connee Boswell: The most popular singer you've never heard of
Lil Nas X 'amazing feeling' of number one hit
Omar: Music makes me 'happy and relaxed'
JP Cooper's tips for budding musicians
Bring the Noise: Our Partners
Mark Ronson's childhood inspiration

Fun and Games

Take a break with our articles about unusual music facts and music-themed quizzes.

Why music from our teens stays with us forever
World Book Day: Literature inspired songs
How well do you know your Premier League team anthems?
5 women who have made their career in music
Empowering breakup songs
Leap Year Day: 5 musical leaplings you need to know about
Infamous fails from the Super Bowl half-time Show
Gathered Round the Christmas Tree sing-along
Take the quiz: Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas 25 years old
Nine heart-warming nativity fails
National DJ Day 2020
Abba Quiz: Test your knowledge of the Swedish supergroup
Would Dickens have shown carol singers the door?
Five times Coldplay did the most Coldplay thing
The ultimate Christmas music quiz
When is it acceptable to start playing Christmas songs?
The secrets of a spectacular musical firework display
Five reasons everyone should have music in their lives
Sports stars who sing
Seven child music stars who made it big
Take the Test: Band Aid at 35
Magic moments from Jools Holland's annual hootenanny
War of the Worlds music quiz
Quiz: How good is your basic musical knowledge?
How reggae conquered the world
Why do kids love George Ezra's Shotgun?
Take the test: How well do you know Autumn songs