Musical concept : Timbre Wind / Strings
Prerequisites : None
Georges Bizet: Carmen, performed by Angèle Dubeau & La Pietà
Johann Sebastian Bach : Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007, Prelude, performed by Sergei Istomin
Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No.1 in B Minor, BWV 1002, VII. Tempo di Borea, performed by James Ehnes
Victor Ewald: Brass Quintet No. 3 in D-flat Major, Op. 7: IV. In Vivo, performed by Buzz Brass
Astor Piazzolla: Milonga del Angel, performed by Buzz Brass
Matthew Locke : Suite in D Minor: V. Galliard, performed by Les Voix Baroques
Setting the scene
“Today, we’re going to play a musical version of Simon Says.”
they learned about in the previous module, The instruments say… Part 1.
the children should do the action in question only if the person giving the instructions says “Simon says…”
Look for objects in the classroom that have similar timbres, in the sense that they can produce a similar sound (e.g., wooden objects, plastic objects, metal objects, etc.).
Make up new families of objects that make similar sounds in terms of their timbres. Play Simon Says again with the new acoustic families that have been created.
Play the first game in the Mazaam app’s World of Eagles with the children.