Who Ate My Cake?

A sheet music adventure and game

Entering the kitchen of Cherrywood Castle you discover a crime scene! At around 2 p.m. on Thursday the cook made the King’s favourite cake and left it on the table … BUT it has disappeared without a trace! Can you solve the mystery using the printable sheet music and accompanying online interactive castle game?

Learn the music and solve the case

Playable on a tablet, laptop, computer or smartphone

In Who Ate My Cake students immerse themselves in the story with six original tunes to learn (more about instruments below) and an online interactive game in three chapters..

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I loved doing this and I won as well!!!

‘Suspicious Statues’ from the Early Elementary Piano version

Six tunes to learn

Who Ate My Cake includes a printable sheet music book (with clues hidden inside!) to keep forever so you can play your favourite tunes from the mystery as many times as you like! There are six pieces to learn and the book comes in a PDF format for easy printing after checkout.

Three online chapters

Search the castle using three online interactive chapters playable on a computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. Find out more about each of the suspects as you open doors and unravel the mystery. You will have access to Cherrywood Castle for eight months from date of purchase (plenty of time to solve the crime).

Case Files and Suspects

Can you solve the mystery by working out the identity of the thief? Keep track with a handy set of Case Files and rule out the suspects one by one. Successful investigators automatically unlock a printable certificate.

Who was seen hanging around the kitchen door just before the crime took place and why are Freddie and Fiona so upset with the King? Budding detectives make notes on a special case files sheet as they conduct their investigation.

Music teachers can add their own students

This mystery comes in three versions; a student licence, a studio licence for music teachers or the option of setting up teaching groups to track activity. To set up a teaching group sign up for a free teacher account.

Available for piano and other instruments

Six original tunes composed by experienced music teacher
Susan Leigh MA LRSM LLCM FISM

Who Ate My Cake?
Suspicious Statues
Secrets of the Suits of Armour
A Piano Can Tell a Story
Message in a Bottle
Grandmother’s Jewellery Box

Suspicious Statues

Early Elementary Piano version

The note ranges for each instrument can be found below (some of the tunes are slightly different in each version to keep them to the correct playing level).

Each sheet music score includes note values of 1, 2, 3 and 4 beats (the Early Elementary piano version includes notes worth half a beat), dynamic signs, time signatures of 2, 3, and 4 beats in a bar, no key signatures or accidentals, simple musical terms (such as moderato, allegro), and simple musical signs (including the tie, pause, repeat signs)

Beginner Piano

All music is in the five finger hand position around Middle C with hands separate playing.

High Treble Instruments

This includes instruments like the flute or saxophone with all notes on the lines and spaces of the stave.

Early Elementary Piano

Hands together playing in a five finger hand position (with no stretching) but in different places on the piano. All tunes stay in one position with no moving or stretching.

Low Treble Instruments

This version is for instruments like the clarinet with notes below the stave. The lowest note is the ledger line G below Middle C extending up to the G on the second line of the stave.