SmartMusic connects teachers and students

Discover SmartMusic

SmartMusic is a web-based music education platform that connects teachers and students.

Teachers have access to an unrivaled library of music from which to create individualized assignments for every student. Students receive immediate feedback as they practice each assignment. Their best performances are sent back to the teacher for grading and additional guidance. Plus, built-in notation tools allow teachers to import, edit, and create music, producing custom content for their students.

Transform student practice from passive repetition to active learning with SmartMusic. Per student pricing ensures there’s a perfect plan for any class size or budget.

Curious if SmartMusic is right for you? Take this quiz to find out!

practice tools

SmartMusic gives you and your students access to vital practice tools; a tuner, metronome, and essential content including exercises, sight-reading tools, and select state scales. Additional content can be added to fit your needs. Search the full repertoire library.


Like a tutor with infinite patience, SmartMusic immediately shows students what pitches and rhythms they hit or miss. That way, they know what to work on to get the best grade.

guided practice

Templates for assignments and rubrics make managing SmartMusic easy so teachers have more time to listen to their students' best takes and offer personalized feedback. See how it works.

Explore the SmartMusic Library

Search for titles, composers, instruments, or publishers


educator access

Unlock the ultimate educator experience with full access to SmartMusic’s repertoire and tools.


/teacher per year

student access

Give your students the power of purposeful practice with access to the repertoire they need to succeed.


Your students enjoy full access to essential content PLUS 95+ method books.


/student per year
(no minimum)


In addition to essential content and 95+ methods, your students are able to access any solo or large ensemble titles you assign.


/student per year
(no minimum)


In addition to essential content and 95+ methods, your students can explore all solo and ensemble content on their own, including titles you haven’t assigned.


/student per year
(no minimum)

try smartmusic for free

Unlimited access for teachers and students for 30 days.

SmartMusic repertoire on a ChromeBook

our mission

practice with purpose

At MakeMusic, we believe in the transformative power of deliberate practice: set a specific goal, get expert instruction, perform focused practice and receive immediate feedback. SmartMusic facilitates focused practice, immediate feedback, and a powerful link between educator and student. Students work towards their goals. Teachers provide the instruction.

reach every student

SmartMusic supports band, string, and vocal students of all ages and skill levels. It works on popular devices including Chromebooks and iPads, and is priced to make full classroom coverage a reality.

Jared Cassedy

Jared Cassedy // 2015 Music Educator Grammy Award Winner // Windham School District

SmartMusic has enabled my students to engage in their own individual practice sessions in a more meaningful way! They are given a wealth of feedback and have a tremendous amount of resources just at the click of a button.
Asa Burk

Asa Burk // Associate Director of Bands // Argyle High School

Students are really excited about learning music when SmartMusic is involved. It is one of the most engaging, efficient, and versatile music teaching tools out there.
Kevin Mead

Kevin Mead // High School Band Director // Churchville-Chili Senior High

I love the enjoyment my students get from playing along with high quality musicians in the privacy of the practice room or in their own homes. I use the program to accumulate data on each student’s performance in order to aid my individualized curricular decisions.

System Requirements

SmartMusic System Requirements on Chromebooks, Desktops, and Laptops

Chromebooks, Desktops, and Laptops

SmartMusic System Requirements on iPad

mobile devices (iPad only)