Alone I sit and sew

A singing and listening game, children can identify the person singing, by touch or the instrument they are playing. There are many different variations.


A game to encourage controlling sounds, responding to cues, creating musical texture and body movement.

Carpenter’s Clap

This is a traditional hand clapping game led by Orff Practitioner Rainer Kotzian. Suitable for children in the playground and also as a framework for composition in music lessons.

Charlie over the Ocean
Crosspulse Workshop for adults and children

A game involving exploring sounds and leading.

Hand clapping group performance
Hand clapping group performance 2
Soili Children’s Session 1
Soili Children’s Session 2

‘Switch’ is a game which practises using ostinato with your body and encourages awareness 2 rhythmic patterns at a time. Its also a lot of fun and will get the children concentrating!

Uno, dos, tres, cuatro, cinco
Uno, dos, tres, cuatro, cinco 2

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