• Classroom Resources
  1. 'Grasshopper Hop' song - rhythm game

    Duration: 03.11

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    A rhythm game based on the 'Grasshopper Hop' song.

  2. Exploring beat using percussion instruments

    Duration: 02.36

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    A percussionist explores beat using a range of percussion instruments.

  3. Jazz - pulse and rhythm

    Duration: 03.19

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    An introduction to jazz rhythm and pulse, including a jazz song to learn.

  4. Jazz rhythm game

    Duration: 02.33

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    A jazz rhythm game based on the song 'Slick City Spats'.

  5. Jazz song - 'Slick City Spats' (animation)

    Duration: 03.57

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    A performance of the jazz song 'Slick City Spats' with accompanying animation.

  6. Lyrics and music for the 'Grasshopper Hop' song

    Duration: 04.21

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    Lyrics and music for the 'Grasshopper Hop', a song based on rhythm and repetition.

  7. Playing instruments made of rubbish

    Duration: 02.37

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    The band Weapons of Sound use instruments made from rubbish.

  8. Rhythm of the Kathak dance drums

    Duration: 01.43

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    A dancer performs the traditional Kathak dance from North India/ Pakistan.

  9. SEN Music - 'Soul Bossa Nova' by Quincy Jones

    Duration: 04.12

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    The BBC National Orchestra of Wales play 'Soul Bossa Nova' by Quincy Jones.

  10. SEN Music - the strings section of the orchestra

    Duration: 02.51

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    An introduction to the strings section of orchestras and string instruments.