In this topic the children will explore music from the 1920’s up to the present day. It continues on from the History of music and musical instruments: Part 1.
The class will spend time looking at the different decades & developing an understand of how not only instruments have evolved & changed but musical styles too. The styles including: Jazz, Blues, Bebop, Swing, Big band, Ragtime, Rock ‘n’ Roll, Pop, R&B, Soul, Funk, Country, Folk, Rock, Metal, Brit pop, Disco, Punk, Hip hop and Grunge.
There are opportunities to learn to play different styles of music & sing songs from the different decades.
The class will become immersed in the music that has helped create the music we listen to today.