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Saturday, September 30, 2017

Jay broeker | The Creative Curriculum:

Fostering Understanding Through Improvisation and Composition

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Musical improvisation and composition are highly sophisticated forms of "knowing in action.” They require that students integrate skills and understandings with a dynamic sense of "what works." For this reason, creative musical projects provide ideal opportunities for exploring the depth of a student’s musical understanding.

This workshop provides procedural models and sample materials for developing students’ musical understanding through composition and improvisation experiences. We will examine a sequence of activities for eliciting students’ creative responses and consider models for assessing the musical understanding inherent in each product or experience.

 

Time:    9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (8:30 AM Registration)

Place:    Room 301 (3rd Floor Choir Room)     
Gammage Auditorium, ASU Main Campus     
1200 S. Forest Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281

Workshop Fees: OAKE Member $25.00
Non-Member $30.00,
Full-Time Student w/ ID Free
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Membership

A great way for you to make a direct impact on music education at the national level is to join the Organization of American Kodály Educators (OAKE). You can also help the Arizona Kodály Teachers Society (AKTS) by listing us as an affiliate chapter on your application. If you choose to join before October 1st, we receive a bonus from OAKE, which will go towards workshops. Won't you please help by joining OAKE today?  You may contact OAKE at www.oake.org.

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OAKE Membership Benefits

  • Membership to state affiliate organization (AKTS)

  • On-line membership directory

  • Reduced registration fees at national conference

  • OAKE website & chat room privileges

  • Reduced prices on OAKE publications

  • Voting privileges and the right to hold office

  • The Kodály Envoy quarterly journal

  • Divisional and Chapter Newsletters

  • National conference choirs

  • Jeno Adam Scholarship for Kodály Study

  • OAKE video library - rent free!

  • Reduced registration fees at AKTS workshops

 

 

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Apply for up to $2,000 to cover US/Hungary conference, seminar or workshop registration fees and travel expenses, including lodging. 

HIF Graduate Scholarships in the US

Apply for up to $10,000 per semester to cover graduate school expenses. Open to Hungarians who have been accepted into graduate programs (masters or doctoral programs) in the United States in the Fall semester of 2017 or the Spring semester of 2018.

HIF Art and Culture Small Grants

Apply for up to $5,000 for art and cultural projects. Preference will be given to cooperative projects focused on youth outreach, involving larger educational and cultural institutions and those with a strong and sustainable vision for growth.

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: JULY 15, 2017

 

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