What instruments do you hear?
How does this make you feel?
What is the tempo of this music? (Is it fast or slow?)
click stomp clap
Is there another way you could find the beat?
Now let's listen to Elton John's 'Crocoldile Rock' - can you find the beat?
Scott Joplin was an American composer and pianist. Joplin achieved fame for his ragtime compositions and was dubbed the King of Ragtime. During his life he wrote more than 100 original pieces of music.
Follow our two friends moving a cup to the beat of Scott Joplin's - 'The Entertainer'