Unbreak the Heart: music matching games – music matching games

Unbreak the Hearts Matching Games for Music are perfect for centers or subs. Students match composers, time periods, rhythms, and instrument families. Best of all, students can flip the cards over and check their own work, making these music matching games great for independent work in the music classroom.



This resource is perfect for:

✅ elementary music teachers

✅ non-music substitutes



► Instrument Family Matching Game

Students match the instrument to its correct family

  • Woodwind
  • Brass
  • Percussion
  • Strings
  • Keyboard


► Rhythm Matching Game

Students match quarter and barred eighth notes to the correct animal name

  • four pages with barred eighth notes
  • four pages with quarter notes


► Composer Facts Matching Game

Students match the composer to the correct biographical facts

  • Medieval (Arezzo, Bingen, Pérotin, Léonin, Vitry, Machaut, Landini, Dufay)
  • Renaissance (Ockeghem, Desprez, Tallis, Palestrina, Lassus, Byrd, Casulana, Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Assandra)
  • Baroque (Caccini, Strozzi, Leonarda, Lully, Purcell, Guerre, Scarlatti, Corelli, Vivaldi, Bach, Telemann, Handel)
  • Classical (Gluck, CPE Bach, Haydn, Boccherini, Saint-Georges, Clementi, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert)
  • Romantic (Berlioz, Felix Mendelssohn, Fanny Mendelssohn, Chopin, R. Schumann, Liszt, Wagner, Verdi, C. Schumann, Brahms, Saint-Saëns, Tchaikovsky, Sousa, Debussy, Beach, Joplin, Rachmoninoff, Coleridge-Taylor, Adams)
  • 20th & 21st Century (Smyth, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Schoenberg, Bartók, Stravinsky, Price, Prokofiev, Still, Gershwin, Ellington, Copland, Seeger, Shostakovich, Cage, Britten, Bernstein, Williams, Glass, Tower, León, Larsen, Higdon, Whitacre)


► Western Art Music History Time Periods Matching Game

Students match the composer to the correct time period

  • Medieval
  • Renaissance
  • Baroque
  • Classical
  • Romantic
  • 20th & 21st Century



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