Our Friday Afternoons Ambassadors show us how to articulate our vowels when we are singing.
Advice from Friday Afternoons Ambassadors Emily Barden and Charles MacDougall on how to count and keep a steady pulse.
Friday Afternoons Ambassadors Dominic Ellis-Peckham and Emily Barden share their top tips on how to include dynamics into your singing.
Friday Afternoons Ambassador Charlotte Brosnan shares some performance skills tips.
Friday Afternoons Ambassadors Charlotte Brosnan and Dominic Ellis-Peckham demonstrate some techniques to help with singing high notes.
Advice on breathing and airflow technique from Friday Afternoons Ambassadors Charles MacDougall and Tom Appleton.
A resource to help students explore the musical elements of Cuckoo!:
- Musical questions
- Harmonic implications of an ostinato
- Chord spacing
A KS2 lesson plan for Cuckoo! exploring six subject areas:
- Understanding English, communication and languages
- Mathematical understanding
- Scientific and Technological understanding
- Historical, geographical and social understanding
Other Song Information
Song CreditsMusic by
Singers: New London Children’s Choir
Conductor: Ronald Corp
Accompanist: Alexander Wells
Licensed by kind permission of Naxos