Africa music, the sound they play, the rhythmand note ,the dance…… But what specialabout their music ,what instrument do theyuse, what rhythm of music about it? Letsexplore with me to learn more about WestAfrica music……
People have been living in West Africa for tens of thousands of years. They were good at making fish to eat because there were a lot of river. These rivers also, when they flood, spread good silt all over the land, which makes the land good for growing plants. Western Africa includes about 16 countries and an the area is 5 million square km. Here is West Africa
In West African music used to repeat the music. Pitch in African music is largely determined by the tuning of the drums. The elements of African music rhythm, melody, harmony, musical instruments , and timbre,.
YouTube video of people playing West Africa music: http://youtu.be/Bq7IqE9vnuE-This is a video that shows West Africans dance and playing the music http://youtu.be/MKZFnAmqET0-This one is just drums
To listen the piece of music Icompose on music class, you can find it in student common to 5 Ren to 2012 West Africa music and please enjoy~