ORFF Level I Certification Course
Event Sponsor: Higher Education Institution
Event Type: Seminar/Workshop
Primary Category: Teachers
Event Dates: 7/1/2013 through 7/12/2013
Brief Description: Orff-Schulwerk is a unique approach to music education based on the teachings of Carl Orff. This child-centered approach incorporates speech, movement, song, and instrument playing in a creative atmosphere where students are actively engaged in the music making process.
Designed for anyone with the ability to read music, this Level I course will develop understanding of the teaching and learning process of the Orff-Schulwerk approach to music and movement. The daily program will include basic pedagogy, soprano recorder, movement, and special topics. Instruction will focus on Orff-Schulwerk techniques, rhythmic and melodic training, improvising, pentatonic scales, ostinato, simple bordun accompaniments, and elemental forms.
Registration Fee: $475 includes all instruction, course notes, materials,T-shirt, and closing dinner. Cost of meals (except closing dinner) are not included in this fee.
We plan to offer a limited number of partial scholarships. To be considered, please fill out the scholarship application available on the website and submit by May 1, 2013.
Location: Hayes School of Music
Address: Appalachian State University
Name: Michelle Johnson
E-mail Address: email@example.com
Phone Number: 828.262.8718
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