Do you like this song ? What did you like about it- the rhythm, the words, the melody?
The Rock is a famous Wrestler and Actor. He is Samoan, Samoa is one of the Islands called the Polynesian Islands. Do you like his singing?
Notice that the performer uses a mixture of Singing and speaking. He is using his voice like a percussion instrument.
Music and Dance are connected in most world music.
The RHYTHMS in the instruments and singing make people want to dance.
Can you tap your body on the PULSE or HEART BEAT?
Can you tap a RHYTHM along to the percussion ( not just the PULSE )?
Do you like this percussion group? What did you like about it?
If you did not enjoy the music- what did you not like about it?
These body percussion pieces need practise. Stop the song a few times and rehearse just the shapes on the screen.
Do you like moving to music?
We learn well when we are moving our bodies at the same time.
Do you have a favourite song from the Disney’s Moana Story?