“Elemental Music and Dance Education for All”
Location: The Carl Orff Institut Salzburg
Directors: Michel Widmer, Susanne Rebholz
Faculty: Ari Glage, Johann von Bibra, Saskia Gompf, Susanne Rebholz, Michel Widmer, Shirley Salmon, Barbara Tischitz, Irina Pauls, Wolfgang Stange, Manuela Widmer
The International World Village 2017 will be in Keuruu, Finland from July 30-August 4. The World Village theme for 2017 is “Rhythm and Emotions.” Educators for the year 2017 are Soili Perkiö (Finland) and Polo Vallejo (Spain).
JaSeSoi ry, Orff-Schulwerk Association of Finland, will provide a scholarship for an AOSA member to the XIX World Village 2017. Course takes place at hotel Keurusselkä in Keuruu, Finland. This award, valued at 399 euros , includes tuition and cultural activities during the World Village course (accommondation in double room). Last year there were 80 participants from 18 countries from all over the world. For more information: For more information: World Village Facebook Page Registration
The Australian National Council of Orff Schulwerk announces workshops, courses, and conferences. For more information: ANCOS 2017 Overview
Tuesday, July 11th till Sunday, July 16th, 2017 in Nitra
Presented by the Slovak Orff-Schulwerk Association in cooperation with Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra, Faculty of Education, Department of Music
The 20th International Orff Summer Course in Nitra 2017 will provide educational and artistic skills to introduce classical music to children of different age levels in a creative and holistic way. Instructors include Sofia Lopez-Ibor and James Harding from The San Francisco School, Lenka Pospisilova from Prague (Czech-Republic). In addition, we give gifted graduates of the Orff Institute the opportunity to teach on this platform. This year it is Janina Rubin, a dancer and choreographer. The course takes place once a year in different countries of Europe.
For more information: Newsletter: Orff meets Classic, 2017
“Advanced Studies in Music and Dance Education – Orff-Schulwerk” will be offered from October 1st, 2016 to June 30th, 2017.