African Drumming Online Course


African Drumming Online Course

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Suitable for whole-class or small group tuition with 7-14 year olds. 

Videos include:

  • 3 pieces which are broken down into clear and simple steps
  • Higher ability parts
  • Progressive musicianship skills (copyback & improvisation) suitable for African drumming
  • Participant compositions (in a West African style)
  • Videos of drummers in West Africa performing traditional music in West & South Africa. 
  • Videos showing the cultural context of the music in West & South Africa which are chosen to be appropriate viewing for children aged 7-14. 

Also included:

  • Suggested classroom instrument substitutions
  • Online quizzes and questionnaires to support the practical music learning
  • Mentor support
  • Full class/small group assessments
  • Participant log books (suitable for Arts Award Discover qualification)
  • Teacher pack (includes Arts Award Discover guidance)
  • Optional Arts Award Adviser training (additional cost)