- How do I play un-pitched percussion instruments?
- Un-pitched percussion instruments play sounds that are not assigned pitches in the Western tempered scale.
- Un-pitched percussion instruments require proper playing technique.
- (Priority) Performing #4: Select, analyze, and interpret artistic work for presentation.
- (Supporting) Performing #5: Develop and refine artistic techniques and work for presentation.
- (Priority) MU:Pr4.1.1b With limited guidance, demonstrate knowledge of musical concepts (for example, beat, melodic contour) in a variety of music selected for performance.
- (Supporting) MU:Pr5.1.1a With limited guidance, apply personal, teacher, and peer feedback to refine performances.
What to Teach
- I can play a variety of un-pitched percussion instruments with proper technique.
- I can differentiate between playing and resting on an un-pitched percussion instrument.
- I can demonstrate steady beat on an un-pitched percussion instrument.
- I can demonstrate soft and loud sounds on an un-pitched percussion instrument.
- I can apply feedback and criteria to refine un-pitched percussion technique.