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Our Teaching Tips blog will help make sharing music with children easy, fun and technically correct.

We love sharing ideas on how to enhance music at your place – but we would also love to hear your ideas and suggestions!

Environmental Percussion

Environmental Percussion

          Environmental percussion are found sounds that are made from anything in the natural or man-made environment that can be safely banged together, shaken, scraped, blown into, clicked, rattled, tapped, rung, crumpled… Found sound ideas...
Untuned Percussion

Untuned Percussion

          Untuned percussion instruments have no notes of definite pitch. They offer a great variety of tone colour (timbre) but tunes cannot be played on them. Examples of untuned percussion instruments: Maracas Tambourine Castanets Sleigh...