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Course Descriptions

Kodaly Seminars 2015-2016

MUSC 600

This course is designed to help teachers promote musical learning in their elementary music students utilizing Kodaly methodologies. The areas of musical learning will include: singing as a basis for musicianship, moving to music, performing on instruments, conducting, and analytical thinking. Through attending three separate seminars, participants observe master teachers, collaborate and fully participate through singing and movement.

Course Outline:

Fall Workshop with Dr. Christopher Roberts β€œMulticultural Singing Games for the Music Classroom” Saturday, September 26, 2015 {MSUM Rolland Dille Center for the Arts} 8:30 a.m. registration; 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. workshop

Winter Workshop β€œFolkdance & Movement Favorites” Saturday, January 30, 2016 {Roosevelt Elementary, 1026 - 10th Street North, Fargo} 8:30 a.m. registration; 9:00 am - 12:00 pm workshop

Choral Festival with Julie Hagen, Guest Conductor, Saturday, April 23, 2016 {Olivet Lutheran Church, 1330 University Drive S., Fargo} 8:30 a.m. registration; 9:00 am - 3:00 pm workshop