Music plays a huge part in how we think about ourselves. So it's smart to keep this in mind in the classroom
It turns out that theory matters.
Supporting students whose poor coordination holds them back
What to do when boys are reluctant to get involved in music
How many hours can you keep your school marimbas busy each week?
Have a go at arranging your own music for your marimba band
Get kids started early on improvisation - It's fun!
There are many parallels between Orff method and African musicking, with marimbas fitting nicely into both.
Marimbas are having a huge impact on education in Africa. But are they just another colonial instrument?
Some ideas on how to listen to and how to explore cyclic music