This resource includes a powerpoint presentation consisting of a video with backing track and instructions for use as well as a sheet containing the melody and lyrics for each section.
The video consists of a backing track, in C major, with visuals which allow and assist students to play along to the song, Buffalo Soldier, on Ukulele, Piano, Bass or Drums. This resource is especially useful for KS3 performance lessons as well as other beginners of the instruments.
The video consist of clear visuals of chords and instrument charts, tempo counting, next chord warnings and colour co-ordinated visuals, perfect for dual coding with all students.
The backing track includes a 2 bar click count in, 4 bar introduction true to the original piece, verse/chorus sections, as well as the instrumental section, looped to maximise practice time (Total running time 3:18).
This resource can be used for a single lesson or an entire scheme of work for younger years.