Presentation on theme: "Che Che Kooley – a call and response song from West Africa"— Presentation transcript:
1 Che Che Kooley – a call and response song from West Africa LO: To work out an writeChe Che KooleyBLP: Collaboration
2 Singing together Che che Kooley Che che koffee sa Koffee slanga Kakashe langaKoom ma den dayHands on your headHands on your shouldersHands on your waistHands on your kneesHands on your anklesSing the song with your teacherWhat do you notice about the song?Now try keeping a steady beatHow many beats in a bar?Can you sing the song keeping the steady beat on your head, shoulders, waist and ankles?How many different notes are used?
3 Working out a rhythmSay the first line together. What is the rhythm pattern? Can you work out the rest together?Che che Kooley -Che che koffee sa -Koffee slanga -Kakashe langa -Koom ma den day -
4 Working out the tune (pitch) With your partner and your chime bars work out thedifferent notes that make up the song. Write the notes underneath the rhythm pattern.Che che KooleyChe che koffee saKoffee slangaKakashe langaKoom ma den day
5 Notating your song on manuscript paper – use the notes and rhythm you worked out with your partner Che che KooleyChe che koffee saKo - ffee s - lang - aKa – ka - she lang - aE D GKoom ma den day
6 Can you write your own call and response song? Work with your partner to write your own call and response song.Use 3 chime bars – D, E and ABegin and end your piece on EUse the same words as before but change the tune.Challenge! Can you write out your new song on manuscript paper?