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Orff Schulwerk Teacher Education Course – Level 1
August 12 @ 8:45 am - August 23 @ 4:45 pm$500
Orff Schulwerk Teacher Education Course
8:45AM – 4:45PM
This two-week course will be an active hands-on lab for educators and students to experience teaching strategies in the Orff Schulwerk approach to music and movement education. Attendees will participate in performance of speech, rhythm, poetry, rhymes singing, movement and small percussion, as well as barred instruments, and soprano recorder in unison, solo, and ensemble, exploring models for creativity.
Educators and students will:
- Understand foundations of the Orff Schulwerk elemntal apporach to music education through active participation and experiental learning in a collaborative environment.
- Understand the purpose of, and explore meaningful ways to include speech, body percussion, rhyme, poetry, literature, singing, movement, instruments and play in a student-centered approach through music education.
- Gain confidence in their own creativity as it relates to their personal musicianship, including recorder skills and movement, as well as improvised strategies to use in their teaching.
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