Novelty Jamz is a collection of 6 elementary “novelty” ensembles, perfect for elementary or middle school level students. These fun arrangements use buckets, brooms, chairs, and kitchen items to teach rhythmic execution and showmanship. Each piece is scored for 2 parts, with the exception of the last one (Jumble Jam) that is scored for 4 parts.
1 Rubbermaid, 11 Qt., Model 2963, Durable Bucket, (blue in color), 1 pair of light drumset sticks or timbale sticks
Standard rubber or metal dust pan and small, long, plastic brush, small to standard sized “push broom” and 1 dowel rod or drumstick
1 standard metal and/or plastic classroom chair, 1 pair of light drumset sticks or timbale sticks
Standard cookie sheet: 1 water bottle filled with peas: 2 chopsticks to be used as drumsticks, standard, aluminum mixing bowl filled with peas: 1 water bottle filled with peas, 2 chopsticks to be used as drumsticks
Body parts and voices
Kitchen Utensils – a standard cookie sheet: aluminum mixing bowl filled a third of the way with peas: 1 water bottle filled a third of the way with peas: 2 chopsticks to be used as drumsticks Buckets – small, plastic bucket and one pair of drumsticksBrooms – a full size push broom and one drumstickChairs – a plastic, classroom chair and one pair of drumsticks