Year 1

Zum Gally Gally

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Shakers

Tambourine

Maraccas

Body percussion rhythm
Knee
Knee
Clap
(Shh)

More rhythms to try

Body percussion rhythm on a 3 line stave

More rhythms to try

Boomwackers

High
The smaller the boomwacker,
the higher the note,
The bigger the boomwacker,
the lower the note,
Low
Boomwacker tunes

More tunes to try

Low boomwacker
High boomwacker

Wooden agogo

Claves

Percussion

made of wood

Wood block

'Music for pieces of wood' by Steve Reich

Cowbell

Triangle

Cymbals

Percussion

made of metal

'Snell's Beach' by Max Riefer

Percussion

made of 'skin' (DRUMS!)

Some drum heads are made out of real animal skin (yuk) but most of our's are completely vegetarian!

Djembe drumming from West Africa
Darbuka drumming from Turkey
Volume

Crescendo

Diminuendo

Speed

fast

lots of notes

slow

a few notes