Events

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Below are FAME events planned for the coming year. You may select specific categories to see the different types of courses offered.

FAME Calendar

Jan
26
Tue
First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm
First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk @ Zoom

BETSY GREENE

First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk at Music-COMP/Castleton University

5 one-hour online class meetings through ZOOM on Tuesdays at 6-7PM January 26; February 2; February 9; March 16; March 23

Begin by learning classroom-ready activities which follow the eight part workout from First Steps in Music and integrate the Orff approach while gaining a better understanding of how to integrate these two approaches. Next, learn how to lesson plan using First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk and to develop your own integrated activities to use in your teaching. Prior First Steps in Music and/or Orff Schulwerk experience is not required. Required Text: First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk: Sing, Say, Dance, Play by Brandon, Greene, Grimsby, Knapp, Tranberg. GIA Publications: 2017 G-9355 Objectives: The objectives of this course are as follows:

  • To develop and/or increase skill teaching First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk.
  • To be able to create First Steps in Music activities integrated with Orff Schulwerk.
  • To be able to develop First Steps in Music lessons integrating Orff Schulwerk.                                                                    
  • Contact: Matt LaRocca    802-373-0730     matt@music-comp.orgn Music-COMP/Castleton University  Registration Link: https://music-comp.org/graduate-courses-and-workshops
Aug
2
Mon
First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk – Hofstra University, NY
Aug 2 – Aug 6 all-day
First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk - Hofstra University, NY @ Hofstra University Joseph G. Shapiro Family Hall,

CRAIG KNAPP

First Steps in Music with Orff Schulwerk

Come experience joyful activities that follow the 8-part workout from First Steps in Music while integrating the Orff approach. During this course participants will develop a better understanding of how to blend these two approaches. Ample time will be spent on participating in various activities and creating engaging lessons your students will enjoy. Sing, say, dance, and play your way to learning how to develop tuneful, beatful, and artful students. Participants will gain an understanding of both First Steps in Music (FSM) and Orff Schulwerk (OS). Participants will gain an understanding of how the eight-part work out is designed to develop singing, beat keeping, and movement skills and how to use OS extensions within the workout. This course is applicable to both the experienced teacher and the dabbling novice in First Steps and/or Orff.

Contact: Michael Baur    Email: mwbaur@gmail.com   Phone: 631 987 8043

Registration Link: www.hofstra.edu/summermusic

Hofstra University  – Department of Music – Joseph G. Shapiro Family Hall  Hempstead (Long Island) New York 1154