Cameron Harris, Ashley Bell, UCC. descending bassline in Em, rock feel – 2 minutes of backing for people to improvise to, work out riffs, practice rhythms etc.
2 chord riff (backing to Vamos a Caminar (see songs with spanish words page)
As part of their Creative Partnerships singing project, the Juniors formed into three bands to write their own songs with simple accompaniments that they could perform themselves
We used drawing in the air, movement and other imaginative rhythmic ideas made up by the class to get the basic melody and tune. The whistling idea came from a boy who said the lines we were drawing in the air looked like a whistle! Fantastic – it made the song. There is an introduction/folk dance game to go with it.