My Dog He Can Do The Can Can

This is a fun brain gym warm up to get your singers moving and smiling, as well as exploring different vocal timbres.


1. Add can can kicks

2. Substitute the word ‘can’ for a clap

3. Substitute the animal names for noises. You can really enjoy the different registers. I like to ask everyone to show each other their goldfish mouths. Makes everyone laugh.

4. Do everything all at once.

5. Sing it double the speed.

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