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Sheng
Clave
Iprovisation
Drone
Tala
Raga
Sitar
Tabla drums
Tanpura
Steel pans
Pipa
Djembe
Pentatonic
Call and response
Cyclic
Calypso
Salsa
Cross rhythm
Polyrhythm
Syncopation
China
Caribbean
India
Africa

indian music wordsearch

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express
improvisation
fingers
palm
tempo
pitch
beat
rhythm
drone
oral
ragas
tambura
traditional
classical
music
india
sitar
tabla

African Music Wordsearch Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Two rhythms that play at the same time Polyrhythm
A type of hand-drum in Western Africa Djembe
The second largest continent Africa
Making a beat on the spot that is in time with other beats Improvisation
Striking the drum at the centre with your palm and fingers Bass
To tap the edge of the drum with your fingers Slap
An instrument that consists of dried gourd with beads Shekere
When someone plays a rhythm and you have to respond back Call and response
A rhythm which is repeated continuously Cyclic rhythm
A rhythm played simulation with another rhythm Cross rhythm
A drum in Africa which uses a stick Dundun
A group of musicians who play together Ensemble
A partner that supports the main musician Accompaniment
Tapping the drum at the edge using your fingers but they have to be closed Tone
The arrangement of a song Structure
The lead drummer Master drummer

Indian Classical Music Word Search

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Description

Aural
Cycles
Bowed
Plucked
Accompaniment
Improvisation
Alap
Bansuri
Drone
Gat
Jhala
Jhor
Raga
Sarangi
Sitar
Tabla
Tala
Tanpura

african drumming word search

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Description

bell
donno
dundun
ross-rhythm
drum ensembles
Polyrhythms
Master Drummer
Callandresponse
Djembe
Syncopation
africandrumming

Music - Rhythm and Drumming Word Search

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Africa
Beats
Communication
Djembe
Dotted Half Note
Double Bell
Eighth
Gathering Drum
Half
Measure
Music
Note
Performing
Quarter
Rest
Rhythm
Rhythm Sticks
Shekere
Silences
Sixteenth
Sounds
Talking Drum
The Bell
Time Signature
Triplet
Tubano
Whole

World Music Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Type of music found in Java and Bali Gamelan
Type of North Indian classical music Hindustani
The main instrument used in Hindustani music Sitar
The music that is mainly used in carnivals samba
A type of bell used in samba music agogo
The pattern of notes in Indian music raga
There are two types of gamelan, Indonesian and..... balinese
Samba originates in..... Brazil
The instruments found in gamelan, Indian and samba are mostly..... percussion
Instrument that plays the drone of Indian music tampura
The meaning of the word Gamelan hammer
The Indian music played in the south carnatic
The name of the time circle measurement for Indian music tala
Which slave trade does samba music have its roots in? West African
The name of the set of hand played drums that register a beat in Gamelan music kendhang

Music Crossword - Samba, Classical Indian & Gamelan

Type
Crossword
Description

Gamelan originated in what country? (9) Indonesia
Type of instruments used in Gamelan music. (10) Percussion
North Indian Classical music. (10) Hindustani
Most common instrument in Gamelan. (13) Metallophones
A type of double cowbell used in traditional bacteria music ensembles, capoeira dance music and Samba. (5) Agogo
Where Sambas are usually held. (9) Carnivals
Indian classical music has two foundational elements, raga and _________. (4) Tala
The second part of Indian Classical music is a constant fixed note called a _______. (5) Drone
In lots of loud pieces in Gamelan music, the __________ plays a more elaborate version of the basic melody. (6) Bonang
Sambas are _______ so it attracts many listeners. (4) Loud
There are sudden _______ in tempo and dynamics in a Gamelan piece of music. (7) Changes
There are _____ main types of Samba music. (3) Two
In Classical Indian music, tala measures the ________. (9 - two words) Time Cycle
Different rhythm patterns in Classical Indian music. (4) Taal
A type of instrument used in Samba music which has copper strings. (7) Sambuca
Type of drums used in Indian Classical music. (5) Tabla
The violin used in Indian classical music is similar to the one used in Western classical traditions. (5) Veena
Gamelan music is used to accompany performances such as ____ and shadow puppet plays. (5) Dance
Samba music has a tempo of about _____ beats per minute. (7) hundred
The word 'gamel' in Gamelan music means ______. (6) Hammer

Jazz! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The King of Swing Benny Goodman
Famous trumpet player/singer Louis Armstrong
Queen of Jazz Ella Fitzgerald
Playing music off the top of your head with no written notes improvisation
The type of scale used in jazz blues scale
Instrument known as the "licorice stick" clarinet
Orchestra known for "In the Mood" Glenn Miller
Female vocalist "Lady Day" Billie Holiday
City where jazz began New Orleans
Specific rhythm used in jazz syncopation
Type of jazz that uses multiple percussion such as bongos, claves, and congas Latin Jazz
A type of jazz ensemble that is well known in New Orleans Dixieland
Another name for Brazilian Jazz Bossa Nova
Multiple contrasting rhythms occurring at once Polyrhythmic
Take the A _____ Train
C ________ Blues Jam
Autumn ____________ Leaves

GSCE Revision 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The section of music in a concerto that is unaccompanied and allows the soloist to show off cadenza
A concerto for more than one soloist in the Baroque period was a concerto ....... grosso
Rhythm patterns in Indian Classical music tala
Instrument usually heard in Greek music Bouzouki
Leader of a samba ensemble plays a whistle and the .......... repinique
Rhythm used in Samba music is the son ..... clave
Rhythm used in Bhangra Chaal
Trills, turns and mordents are all examples of this ornamentation
The instrument that plays the drone in In dian Classical music tanpura
The lute type instrument used in Palestinian music Oud
The name of the snare drum in Samba music Caixa
A term for when more than one note is sung on a syllable melisma
An interval smaller than a semitone microtone
The drum most associated with African drumming djembe
A tambourine-like instrument used in Greek music defi
Drum in Arabic music Doumbek
The highest steel pan that plays the melody Pingping
Rhythm used in African drumming doudoumba
Name of the 'scale' used in Indian Classical music raga
Baroque music used ....... dynamics terraced

DRUMS Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Taiko
Buffalo
Tabla
Steel Pan
Bodhran
Doumbek
Cajon
Timbales
Udu
Tama
Talking Drum
Djun Djun
Djembe
Tubano
Tympani
Bass
Snare
Conga
Bongos