Music Lesson #1-- Ostinati

  • HERE IS YOUR FAVORITE SONG ABOUT AN OSTINATO.  Click the link to listen to it.

    https://youtu.be/0VksrMqE_4c

    To play an ostinaot you can:

    1.  Use your hands to clap

    2.  Tap 2 sticks together

    3.  Make your own drum with various pots and pans.

     

    HERE ARE A COUPLE OF EXAMPLES:

    1.  Quarter, Quarter, Eighth Eighth, Quarter

              OR Ta, Ta, Ti Ti, Ta

    2.  Eighth Eighth, Eighth Eighth, Quarter Quarter

               OR Ti Ti, Ti Ti, Ta, Ta

    OR MAKE UP YOUR OWN!

    REMEMBER:

    Quarter notes are TA

    Eighth Notes are TI TI

    Half Notes are TOE-E

Last Modified on April 1, 2020