Classroom Music Games – A Conducting Game

I begin by asking if anyone can think of a two-beat song. If not I suggest ‘Row, row, row your boat’ (Or age appropriate if they are older)then I get the group to clap down on their knees for the down beat and click forRead more…

Students Learning about The Conductor of an Orchestra

Students often need to learn about that guy at the front of the orchestra who waves his hands. What is he there for? and why on earth does he get paid so much money? You can show the students the basic beat patterns for conducting,Read more…