6O Composes Poetry Songs

In Grade 6, students were asked to create compositions in small groups to go along with a poem. They had to have a melody, a bass bordun, and a different auxiliary instrument, such as a triangle or hand drum, for each extra person in their group...

6O Performs Los Machetes Dance

Here is the performance by 6O of Los Machetes. This was used to teach form. The students listened to the piece and identified that it was in ABC form, repeating three times, ending with an additional A that is slightly different. Students: How...