I composed this piece for my percussion ensemble. I gave them some interested given the popularity of Ed Sheeran. Used with primary and high school students just for something different from the norm of orchestral instruments.
A good way to help explain to child how you read/interpret music if you are looking at it for the first time. It is a great way to help children start learning about 'sight reading' as it briefly outlines what to look for. I use a short acronym -
I made these cards to help my band students easily access the notes on the stave and their rhymes. It has certainly improved the need for them NOT to write in the note names on every song they play. A very worthy resource. Just print back-to-back,