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Orff-Schulwerk Workshop

Dates:  [2019 dates TBD]
Where: Arts Administration Building, UMSL
Fee: [2019 fees TBD]

Three graduate credit hours option available for an additional fee:  Please complete Graduate Application (Life Long Learner)

Click here [2019 link forthcoming] to download information on fees, graduate credit, room and board.

Scholarships

  • A limited number of partial scholarships are available
  • Contact Prof. Gary Brandes for more information


Orff-Schulwerk certification is offered in conjunction with the American Orff-Schulwerk Association (AOSA). The certification focuses on training music teachers to implement the creative music and movement approach developed by Carl Orff. This approach is known for using instruments such as xylophone to improvise and compose music. Training includes recorder and movement classes.

Levels I, II and III will be offered with limited enrollment. Be sure to register in the appropriate level (descriptions below).

Level 1
Entry level workshop appropriate for participants who have not yet received Orff Level 1 Certification
Taught in 2018 by Donna Massello-Chiacos

Level 2
For participants who have successfully completed Orff Level 1 Certification
Taught in 2018 by Brian Burnett

 

Level 3
For participants who have successfully completed Orff Level 2 Certification
Taught in 2018 by Roger Sams

 

 [REGISTRATION FORM FOR 2019 FORTHCOMING]

 

For more information, contact Prof. Gary Brandes (brandesg@umsl.edu, 314-516-2263).