Featured Presenters

Shirley Salmon, teacher at the Orff Institute, Mozarteum University Salzburg and director of the postgraduate Special Course, works her magic as she takes a simple song and uses it to cover many different activities and modalities.

Marlene Hinz, immediate past-president of Carl Orff Canada and Orff Levels educator, leads movement lessons based on common, everyday activities as well as an evening drumming event.

Julie Scott, past-president of AOSA and professor of Music Education at Southern Methodist University, shares her expertise in using singing games and movement to encourage young singers to develop their voice.

James Mader, faculty member for World Music Drumming and Parkway Middle School of the Arts, brings his ‘hands-on’ approach to develop teacher and student skills.