(Grades 3-6) · What fun! Using the concept from the hit show Stomp
, these clever pieces feature items like rulers, staplers, wastebasket, pencil sharpeners and other common classroom "stuff" to create unique rhythmic soundscapes. The pieces may be taught by rote or by using the reproducible parts included to help your students build rhythmic independence. Most of the titles may be learned quickly and make a great way to start or end a class. These compositions are also the perfect change of pace for any concert or performance and are guaranteed to be student and audience favorites! A CD with optional accompaniment "effects" is included.
Songs: "Pencil"vania Polka · Sonata for Seven Rulers · Bubble Wrap Rap · Clean Sweep · Masking Tape Blues · Surprise Symphony · The Blue Danube Waltz · Chalkboard Blues · Can Can · A Dark and Stormy Night · Groove Center: Chillout · Groove Center: Techno · Groove Center: House Beat · Groove Center: Street Beat · Groove Center: It's My House.