An introduction to Samba
Last updated 01 May 2013, created 22 July 2009, viewed 9,275
This resource introduces the polyrhythmic style of Latin American Samba and identifies its roots in African and Spanish/Portuguese music.
Through performing Samba pupils will learn the sounds and understand the roles of each instrument used in Samba and experience the exhilaration and physical impa More…ct of percussion ensemble music.
This unit is based on 6 hour long sessions, but this can be altered to suit the teaching requirements. The sequence of learning activities have been written only as a guideline.