Level Courses

Level 1

Curriculum

 * Pedagogy - Technique and Improvisation:

This subject aims to develop competency in:

  • the correct use of playing both tuned and untuned instruments,
  • using Orff processes in teaching music for children, such as: echo, canon, mirroring, simultaneous imitation, ostinato, question and answer, improvising, doh pentatonic - C, D, F, +G,
  • classroom conducting and arranging techniques such as: cueing, layering,
  • all of the Orff tools/media: speech, movement, vocal, body percussion, and instrument

 

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Level 2

 Curriculum

 * Pedagogy - Technique and Improvisation:

 This subject aims to develop competency in:

  • Leading echo and question/answer exercises in all media,
  • Teaching an original arrangement and a song,
  • Improvising on melodic and non-melodic instruments in 2/4, 3/4, 4/4, 6/8 time over various borduns with various accompaniments ( I - ii, I - vi, +IV).

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