Investigating rhythm with body percussion
An energetic and exciting rhythm workshop involving creative and physical collaboration.
How many sounds can I make with just my feet, hands or voice?
Can I make more sounds working with a partner?
What changes when we go faster or louder?
How does it sound when the whole class works together?
Can we move around at the same time?
Using the beginnings of music notation to write down the rhythms created, a short and dynamic ensemble piece is put together.
Suitable for: Reception to Year 6
Group size: around 30 children
Curriculum elements: Rhythm, dynamics, tempo, timbre, composition, listening skills, performance music notation.
Cost: £50 + travel