To be able to compare and explore West African music through performance and composition

In this lesson, you will explore the question "Does West African music share ideas across this continent"?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.How can we describe fusion music?

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Q2.What two genres does 'Old Town Road X' fuse?

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Q3.Who developed the Afrobeat genre?

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Q4.What is the difference between afrobeat and afrobeats?

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Q5.How can we compose our own fusion songs?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.How can we describe fusion music?

1/5

Q2.What two genres does 'Old Town Road X' fuse?

2/5

Q3.Who developed the Afrobeat genre?

3/5

Q4.What is the difference between afrobeat and afrobeats?

4/5

Q5.How can we compose our own fusion songs?

5/5

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Comparing West African music through performance and composition

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Q1.Which is the following is NOT a way Yemi Alade breaks down barriers between nations using her music?

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Q2.Which of the following is not a common instrument in West African music

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Q3.What is the definition of a polyrhythm?

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Q4.What is a griot?

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Q5.What is oral tradition?

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Q6.What viral dance move came from Afrobeats?

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Quiz:

Comparing West African music through performance and composition

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Which is the following is NOT a way Yemi Alade breaks down barriers between nations using her music?

1/6

Q2.Which of the following is not a common instrument in West African music

2/6

Q3.What is the definition of a polyrhythm?

3/6

Q4.What is a griot?

4/6

Q5.What is oral tradition?

5/6

Q6.What viral dance move came from Afrobeats?

6/6

Lesson summary: To be able to compare and explore West African music through performance and composition

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