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Orff Day by Day

Classroom Projects in Music and Movement

Alice Brass

Spiral bound

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Alice Brass's approach to Orff music stressed improvisation and creativity on the part of the children themselves. Teachers who saw the lively and inventive performances of her groups often asked, How did you develop such a complex and interesting production? The answer always was, Step by step and day by day.These questions prompted Alice to write this book, which has proved popular with teachers around the world. The book outlines nine projects, taking the teacher step by step through a process designed to teach basic music, improvisation and creative movement. It will be valuable and inspiring to all who teach music to young children.

Robin Brass Studio, Inc., 9781896941028, 80pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2010

About the Author

Alice Brass spent more than 20 years teaching the Orff program at Claude Watson School for the Arts in Toronto. Her expertise influenced Orff teachers across North America through her books and workshops and through the performances of her Orff groups at national conferences in Canada and the United States.