Prompt 1: A: Make music that sounds angry. B: Make music that sounds peaceful. A: Make music that sounds angry. End with a "big bang."
Prompt 2: A: Make music that has a strong group pulse/beat. B: Make music with no group pulse/beat. A: Make music that has a strong group pulse/beat. End by slowly dying out (although I think we chose some different endings here...).
For the first day of music class this term, each class was challenged to improvise/compose on the spot as a group. Students were given prompts for each, but couldn't communicate or see each other while they played, forcing everyone to listen and work together as a group. Check them out!
Bonus Track: Period 2 was having such a good time that they made another one... A: Dancy/hype music. B: Sleepy, boring music. A: Dancy/hype music. End by "playing one key."