Learn a traditional piece of music using tamboo bamboo and gain an understanding of the origin of Tamboo Bamboo.
- Develop an understanding of the history and heritage of Tamboo Bamboo
- Gain an understanding of the origin of Tamboo Bamboo
- Enhance rhythmic and improvisational skills
- Develop listening skills
- Develop number/counting skills
- Develop coordination skills
- Develop confidence
- Develop team-working skills
Tamboo comes from the French word “tambour” which means drum. The instrument was banned after it was feared that the drums were being used as a means of communication. Tamboo Bamboo made its first appearance at Carnival in 1891.