African Drumming

Year 5 enjoy an African Drumming workshop

Today Year 5 have enjoyed a drumming workshop with Mr Ian Bamford from Bolton Music Centre.

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He brought with him a selection of djembe drums and boys and girls were taught how to play them.

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They discovered that the drums were carved out of wood and covered in goat skin. Children learnt a number of rhythms, played beat games and were able to put together an impressive piece of music.