AFRICAN

The base instrument of African music uses one of the most common instruments found in our world, the DRUM.

But African music involves many other instruments that we may not be so familiar with.

 

DRUM CIRCLE

African Rhythm Culture – where the rhythm is part of the culture and can be found in many areas of our daily routine – listen for how these seemingly complex rhythms are built using small simple rhythmic ideas or motifs.

African Cultural Music

Kusun Djembe Drum Circle Video

Batswana Cultural Percussion Group

West African Youtube Djembe

Accra Ghana 

Lesson Ideas

AFRICAN INSTRUMENTS

THE KORA from Gambia Youtube

 

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