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Fundamentals for tomorrow's composers

Playing music reduces stress and has been shown to reverse the body's response to stress at the DNA-level

- Dr. Barry Bittman
  • Boomwhackers - C maj. diatonic

    Item #BWDG Prices start at $22.98

    The Boomwhacker C-c diatonic set is preferred by music educators, and is found in 1000's of classrooms around the world!

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    Move and Play with Boomwhackers

    Item #BWMP Prices start at $89.98

    Movement is Fun! Link music and movement with this unique Boomwhacker Kit

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    Aulos 3-piece Student Soprano Recorder

    Item #A903E Prices start at $4.99

    NEW!! Best VALUE available for student recorders from Aulos, the world leader in high-quality recorders for over 60 years.

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  • Canto 1-piece Soprano Recorder

    Item #CR101 Prices start at $2.95

    Best intonation for lowest price! This new and improved with more consistent intonation for a quality classroom experience.

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    San Mateo 1/2 size Guitar

    Item #SCS6 Prices start at $99.95

    Nylon string 1/2 size Student Guitars in 3 fun colors and natural too!

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    Combined Hand/Desk Bells, Diatonic

    Item #RB107 Prices start at $55.95

    One multi-function bell that combines the best of handbells and desk bells.

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  • Plastic Resonator Bells

    Item #RB2130 Prices start at $24.95

    Perfect for one or many!

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    ChromaNotes Resonator Bells (set of 8)

    Item #CN2125 Prices start at $85.95

    Diatonic set of 8 Resonator Bells with a beautiful, rich tone for single play or in groups.

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    Elementary Music Planning Guide (2015 TEKS Edition)

    Item #EMPG Prices start at $24.95

    One of the most talked about products and sessions at the 2015 TMEA convention!

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  • Note Knacks Notation Manipulatives

    Item #NK1 Prices start at $39.95

    Teach music literacy at any age with these hands-on manipulatives!

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    Music Magnetix Complete System

    Item #RF100 Prices start at $149.95

    Compete set of large, colorful magnetic visuals and assessments for teaching recorder fingerings, solfege and note recognition.

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    Western Art Music Timeline of Composers Banner Set

    Item #EMTBS Prices start at $249.95

    A beautiful, full-color resource connecting the lives of 94 great composers to geography, art, history, literature, science, and technology. Inclu...

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  • Kristin Pugliese

    Founder, Note Knacks

    Kristin is a 15 year music educator with experience creating music standards for Cambridge Public Sc


    Bradley L. Bonner

    President, BLB Studios

    Mr. Bonner is a retired 34-year classroom teacher and holds a level 3 Orff certification.


    Bob McGrath

    Actor, Sesame Street

    “Bob from Sesame Street” is a well loved singer/actor and advocate for music education.


    Mary Knysh

    Rhythmic Connections

    Mary is a professional musician and educator, known for her effectiveness with improvisation.

  • Patrick Lollis

    Founder of ElMusEd

    Patrick R. Lollis is in his 7th year teaching elementary music on a 1:1 iPad campus.


    Analisa Salinas Byrd

    Elementary Music Teacher

    Analisa has been an elementary music teacher, kindergarten through fifth grades, for 9 years.


    Amanda Six

    Music Ed Specialist

    Amanda was an elementary music teacher for four years before joining the RBI Team.


    Trina Martin

    Director of Education

    Trina has over 25 years of experience making, promoting and sharing music education.

Ready-made kits Discover the joy of making music with our teacher approved, ready made kits

Bob McGrath Rhythm Kit

A unique set of instruments and interactive CD selected by "Bob" from Sesame Street. Winner of Parents' Choice Award! View Kit

50 player Melody and Rhythm Kit

One of our most popular kits; Great for home school groups, organized after school activities, and the music room. View Kit

Latest from the blogVisit Blog

Mary Knysh in Dallas on September 12th!!

Posted by Trina Martin on Aug 28, 2015

Join Mary Knyshinternational Orff Schulwerk clinician and trainer, ...

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RBI Visits DC

Posted by Trina Martin on Aug 20, 2015

"RBI Guy" toured D.C., while visiting with Texas congressional representatives about the importance of defining music and arts in the ESEA Reauthor...

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