To compose call and response patterns

This lesson will begin with some call and response games based around 'Sambalele', followed by revising our rhythmic ostinatos and composing our own call and response patterns.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Where was the song Sambalele from?

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Q2.What do we call a repeated rhythm pattern?

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Q3.Who wrote the piece 'Mambo' from West Side Story?

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Q4.This piece of music was inspired by which dance?

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Q5.Which Shakespeare play was West Side Story based on?

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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.Where was the song Sambalele from?

1/5

Q2.What do we call a repeated rhythm pattern?

2/5

Q3.Who wrote the piece 'Mambo' from West Side Story?

3/5

Q4.This piece of music was inspired by which dance?

4/5

Q5.Which Shakespeare play was West Side Story based on?

5/5

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Quiz:

To compose call and response patterns

Helping you to assess what you've learnt so far

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does 'Call and Response' mean?

1/5

Q2.Who wrote the music to West Side Story?

2/5

Q3.What does ostinato mean?

3/5

Q4.At various points in the piece, the musicians shout ‘Mambo’. How would you describe the relationship between the instruments and the voice at these points?

4/5

Q5.Which junk percussion instrument represented the claves?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

To compose call and response patterns

Helping you to assess what you've learnt so far

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does 'Call and Response' mean?

1/5

Q2.Who wrote the music to West Side Story?

2/5

Q3.What does ostinato mean?

3/5

Q4.At various points in the piece, the musicians shout ‘Mambo’. How would you describe the relationship between the instruments and the voice at these points?

4/5

Q5.Which junk percussion instrument represented the claves?

5/5

Lesson summary: To compose call and response patterns

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