Lesson 5: Swung Rhythms

Pupils play a jazz version of a nursery rhyme using tuned percussion

Learning Objectives

  • Playing a nursery rhyme

  • Adding a swung rhythm to my nursery rhyme

  • Playing a swung rhythm


Swung quavers rhythm MP3
Mary Had a Little Lamb notation

Teacher Video: Swung Rhythms

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Laura Barr,  
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In her 14 year teaching career, Laura assumed the roleA particular job you do as part of a larger task. of Music Lead, and was Head of Music in a large secondary school. Laura has a passion for working with…
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