To explore on and off beats in different musical styles

In this lesson, we will consolidate some of the learning from the previous lesson. We will explore how off beats can be found in different musical styles.

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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!

Q1.What is vocal percussion?

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Q2.What is the pulse?

2/5

Q3.In our body percussion pattern, which sound came first?

3/5

Q4.In the challenge 'Switch', what did we need to do?

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Q5.What is rhythm?

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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!

Q1.What is vocal percussion?

1/5

Q2.What is the pulse?

2/5

Q3.In our body percussion pattern, which sound came first?

3/5

Q4.In the challenge 'Switch', what did we need to do?

4/5

Q5.What is rhythm?

5/5

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To explore on and off beats in different musical styles

Helping you to assess what you've learned in this lesson

Q1.What does subdivision mean?

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Q2.Which instruments would you NOT find in a standard jazz ensemble?

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Q3.What does improvise mean?

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Q4.What was the job of the drum kit in the jazz ensemble?

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Q5.What was the role of the double bass in the jazz ensemble?

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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 explore on and off beats in different musical styles

Helping you to assess what you've learned in this lesson

Q1.What does subdivision mean?

1/5

Q2.Which instruments would you NOT find in a standard jazz ensemble?

2/5

Q3.What does improvise mean?

3/5

Q4.What was the job of the drum kit in the jazz ensemble?

4/5

Q5.What was the role of the double bass in the jazz ensemble?

5/5

Lesson summary: To explore on and off beats in different musical styles

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