Virtual Student Matinee
Kattam & His Tam-Tams: Rhythms of West Africa
Join percussionist Kattam Laraki-Côté on a West African adventure! Discover the culture of West Africa through drumming, singing, and dancing. Experience the language and rhythms of the Krin, Djembe, and Gongoma and learn how these instruments shaped and express regional culture. Are your students ready for the challenges Kattam will share?
Note: Dance requires an arms-length of space in each direction and drumming and rhythm activities can be enjoyed with everyday objects.
Music, Dance, Social Studies, Geography, Culture and Diversity, Sequence and Recall, Coordination, Spatial Awareness.
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