Musical Innovation Along the Silk Road

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  • Aug 31 2010 9:01 PM

    John Garrett

     

     

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Description

In these two lessons, from AskAsia, students learn to make musical instruments found along the Silk Road trade routes. In the first lesson, students and teacher learn how to build and play the Straw-Sheng, a simple wind instrument based on a Silk Roads design. In the second lesson, students learn how to build and play the Tube-la, a simple percussion instrument based on a Silk Roads design.

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    Bookmarks

    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 12

    Topics: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, World History, Geography, Music, History-Social Science

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    Resource Pedagogy

    Resource Type/Classification:

    • Reference Materials
    • Teacher Materials


    Tool for: Teachers, Administrators, Parents

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    Instructional Strategy

    Grouping: Heterogeneous; Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Demonstration; Discussions