To understand the different elements of a Samba performance

In this lesson, we will practise typical Samba call and response patterns, revist our 'Samba Groove' and put together a performance.

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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.Where did Samba originate from?

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Q2.Where was Samba developed in the 1950s?

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Q3.Which of these is an important rhythm in Samba?

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Q4.Which of these instruments is NOT usually associated with Samba music?

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Q5.What is a cross-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.Where did Samba originate from?

1/5

Q2.Where was Samba developed in the 1950s?

2/5

Q3.Which of these is an important rhythm in Samba?

3/5

Q4.Which of these instruments is NOT usually associated with Samba music?

4/5

Q5.What is a cross-rhythm?

5/5

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To understand the different elements of a Samba performance

Helping to assess what you've learnt so far

Q1.Which of these is not typically part of a Samba performance?

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Q2.What is call and response?

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Q3.In which country was Samba developed?

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Q4.What is used to start and stop a Samba performance?

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Q5.What is a polyrhythm?

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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 understand the different elements of a Samba performance

Helping to assess what you've learnt so far

Q1.Which of these is not typically part of a Samba performance?

1/5

Q2.What is call and response?

2/5

Q3.In which country was Samba developed?

3/5

Q4.What is used to start and stop a Samba performance?

4/5

Q5.What is a polyrhythm?

5/5

Lesson summary: To understand the different elements of a Samba performance

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This was the final lesson in the unit Rhythm 3.

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