A comprehensive classroom curriculum book guiding educators how to teach Jumbie Jam Steel Pans. Takes teachers and students step by step from basic to first performance in just 10 lessons! Complete with teacher’s notes, preparation advice, warm-ups, lesson plans and six tunes, plus online video support which provides practical demonstrations of the techniques and pieces covered in the Guide.
Chapters include; Introduction, History and Context, JJ Basic Playing Techniques, Elements of Music, Warm-Up and Practice Exercises, Three Part Arrangements adding Percussion and other Instruments, Lesson Plans -Ten Weekly Lessons and Creating a Performance with Six Tunes.
About the Author – Andy Gleadhill has over thirty years’ experience as a professional musician and teacher. As a teacher and teacher trainer he has worked in all areas of music education, from early years and special educational needs settings to post graduate work at universities and music conservatories.