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Moving with Florence Price: Juba Dance – listening lesson – music composers

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Moving with Florence Price is a presentation that guides students through a syncopated rhythm pattern in Price’s Juba Dance from Symphony No. 1 in E Minor. Students will practice moving to the steady beat, identifying short and long rhythms, and will even create their own body percussion composition using a rhythm pattern from Juba Dance.

 

⚠️ Download comes with Google Slides Link & PowerPoint ⚠️

 

This resource is perfect for:

  • elementary music teachers
  • substitute teachers
  • student teachers
  • homeschoolers

 

WHAT YOU’LL GET WITH THIS PRESENTATION:

 

MAIN MENU

  • main menu with clickable links for each section of the presentation

 

PRESENTATION

  • Link to a video clip of Price’s Symphony
  • 3 slides of steady beat warm-ups
  • 4 slides of rhythm identification
  • 2 slides of moving to the rhythm pattern using body percussion
  • 2 slides for the listening map
  • 1 slide with biographical information about Florence Price
  • 1 slide with links to additional compositions by Price
  • 1 slide guiding students in creating a body percussion composition

 

LISTENING MAP

  • printable listening map
  • time stamps for each section

 

BODY PERCUSSION COMPOSITION

  • printable worksheet

 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE