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National Orff Schulwerk Conference – Vision 2020

6-9 January, 2020
Rydges Hotel
701 Swanston Street
Carlton, Victoria
(located just on the outskirts of the CBD, easily accessible by tram from CBD)

In 2020 it is Victoria’s turn to host the National Orff Schulwerk Conference!

At Vision 2020 we celebrate 40 years of ANCOS.

Vision 2020 will open with a fun welcome get together in the evening of 6 January, then we’ll have 3 full days of sessions on 7, 8 & 9 January.  Plans are afoot for a fun ‘Melbourne themed’ second evening event too.  Stay tuned!

We encourage you to book your flights and accommodation early.  A special conference rate is available at the Rydges Swanston for anyone wanting to stay at the conference venue.   For more details see the Vision 2020 website.

A Terrific Professional Event to start your school year!

The Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association (VOSA) is part of a world wide movement of music educators which draws on the principles of the German composer Carl Orff, adapting these to the Australian situation in a program of workshops, courses and conferences. VOSA is based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and was formed in 1977.  VOSA is linked to ANCOS, the Australian National body representing Orff-Schulwerk.

“In a child’s life it is often the music teacher who will be remembered above all others once the child has left school. Music teachers have the potential to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary, sparking imaginations at every turn. You never know when this happens with a child, which makes every lesson special, no matter how hard it may seem at the time. Music teachers are the salt of the earth.”

Richard Gill OAM