Suitable for whole-class or small group tuition with 7-14 year olds.
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.
Suggested classroom instrument substitutions
Online quizzes and questionnaires to support the practical music learning
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)