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Thursday, October 12 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Teaching the Blues in the Orff Classroom

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Emphasizing fundamental blues elements such as call and response, swing, and the minor third allows students to identify these elements in everything from church sermons to rock and roll and to use them confidently in music-making. We will explore strategies for teaching these elements using Orff classroom resources — barred instruments, recorders, ukuleles, singing and movement.

Please bring a ukulele with you to the session if possible. Other instruments will be provided. 

Speakers
avatar for Richard Lawton

Richard Lawton

General Music Instructor/CMEA General Music Rep, Roscomare Road Elementary School, Los Angeles & CMEA
Richard Lawton is the General Music Representative for the California Music Educators Association and for the Southwestern Section of CMEA and the K-5 general music teacher at Roscomare Road Elementary School in Los Angeles. Richard is president of the Los Angeles Chapter of the American... Read More →


Thursday October 12, 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm PDT
Casa del Prado Room 206 1650 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101