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Music GCSE 2010-2011

Where did Waltz originate from? Vienna.
Describe the rhythm of a waltz. 3/4 time. Oom-cha-cha. Fast tempo.
What are the two main elements of Salsa? Son and Big-Band Jazz.
Where does Son come from? Cuba.
Name four different percussion instruments used in Salsa. Claves. Maracas. Bongos. Guiro.
Where does Tango come from? Argentina and Uruguay.
Name some influential composers of Tango. Stravinsky. Piazolla.
Are hornpipes hard shoe dances or soft shoe dances? Hard shoe dances.
Where did disco start up? USA.
What are the three main ways to create a remix? Mix in samples. Change the texture. Introduce breaks.
Created by: hannahreed1995