There are many types of children's percussion instruments. According to the classification of materials, there are metal and wood. Percussion instrument playing is a very favorite activity for young children and an important part of kindergarten music teaching. Different instruments have different characteristics and are suitable for playing different musical works, so we must understand their characteristics.
Kindergarten children's percussion instruments are generally divided into three types:
1. Metal musical instruments: They are high musical instruments, with loud and bright sounds. Such as triangle iron, bumper bell, big bell, etc.
2. Wooden musical instrument: It is a Chinese musical instrument with a crisp sound. Such as double sound tube, wooden fish, castanets and so on.
3. Loud-sounding instrument: It is characterized by small and scattered sound, and can continuously play long sounds. Such as tambourine, sand ball, string bell and so on.
The percussion instruments in the kindergarten are also equipped with percussion instruments with fixed pitch, mainly xylophone and aluminum harp. Their range is generally over an octave, and the playing method is relatively simple. It is mainly percussion and scratching, which is suitable for playing simple melody.
Children's percussion instruments are used very much in kindergartens. These children's percussion instruments can achieve the effect of musical instrument teaching. In classroom teaching, teachers must remind children to use the correct method to hold the instrument and perform the correct method. Better percussion effect.
Percussion performances are a favorite activity for young children and an important part of kindergarten music teaching. In order for preschool teachers to do well in percussion teaching, they must first understand what are the common percussion instruments suitable for young children to learn and operate and how to use them.