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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

Jul
6
Mon
Movement and Folk Dance in Elementary Music: A Sequential Approach – Central Conneticut State Unversity
Jul 6 – Jul 10 all-day
Movement and Folk Dance in Elementary Music: A Sequential Approach - Central Conneticut State Unversity @ Central Conneticut State Unversity

MISSY STRONG

Movement and Folkdance in Elementary Music: A Sequential Approach

Folk dancing allows students to experience their growing musicality in engaging and authentic ways. In addition to demonstrating beat competence, students will more easily understand form while also experiencing an authentic community music-making activity that allows for opportunities for positive peer interaction. Learn how to confidently incorporate movement and folk dancing into your general music classroom and beyond. You’ll leave with a portfolio of dances, an understanding of how to sequence their instruction, a framework for a Family Folkdance event, and lots of dancing experience!

Topics covered:

*A rationale for teaching folk dance 

*Preparing in the early music classroom.

*Choosing the best dances (and music) for your population.

*Introduce and call folk dances in and out of the classroom.

*Build community through folk dance events

2 Graduate Credits
July 6 – 10 (Morning Sessions)
Central Connecticut State University, CT
Contact – Dr. Carlotta Parr: ParrC@ccsu.edu

Jul
27
Mon
ON LINE Folk Song and Dance Around the World- Summer Term – University of Hartford
Jul 27 – Jul 31 all-day
ON LINE Folk Song and Dance Around the World- Summer Term - University of Hartford @ University of Hartford Magnet School

 

LILLIE FEIERABEND

Online Class:   Folk Song and Dance Around the World July 27 – July 31  M – F 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

All classes will be held in real time live stream.   – No classes will be recorded. 

Humor, love, kindness and joy are universal. Folk Dance builds a bridge where we are offered a glimpse into another culture and are delighted to find ourselves looking back. A country’s musical culture can also offer insight into its history, spirit, values, and heart. We can appreciate and begin to know a little about a people when we move in their footsteps. These delightful gifts, traversing not only cultures, but generations, can lead to greater awareness and global understanding. This lively workshop will introduce participants to folk dances, passing games, play parties, rounds, and clapping games from twenty countries around the world.

July 27 – July 31, 2020
The Hartt School, University of Hartford
Folk Song and Dance Around the World
M-F, 9 – 1 (online)
3 Credits
Contact:    Warren Haston
Hartt Summerterm Director
University of Hartford’s Hartt School
200 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117
P: 860-768-5526
F: 860-768-5177

 

Oct
3
Sat
Middle Tennessee AOSA – Franklin Tennessee
Oct 3 all-day
Middle Tennessee AOSA - Franklin Tennessee @ Walnut Grove Elementary School

LILLIE FEIERABEND

AROUD THE WORLD IN SONG AND DANCE

Humor, love, kindness and joy are universal. Folk Dance builds a bridge where we are offered a glimpse into another culture and are delighted to find ourselves looking back. A country’s musical culture can also offer insight into its history, spirit, values, and heart. We can appreciate and begin to know a little about a people when we move in their footsteps. These delightful gifts, traversing not only cultures, but generations, can lead to greater awareness and global understanding. This lively workshop will introduce participants to folk dances, passing games, play parties, rounds and clapping games from around the world.

Contact: Kendall Webb Email: Kendall.paige708@gmail.com  Cell: 281 7307

Walnut Grove Elementary School – 326 Stable Road – Franklin, TN 37069