This program introduces students to a variety of percussion instruments from Latin American countries while explaining the cultural origins through stories and demonstrations. By providing historical context, students are able to understand the meaning of the music beyond the basic rhythms and melodies. Musical tools such as: dynamics, pulse, call and response, breaks, and instruments will be introduced through hands-on experiences with instruments.
Information: Audience Limit: 25, Program Length:45 min, Appropriate for G3-G11
Elementary School, High School, Middle School
New Jersey NJ, Pennsylvania PA