ECCPA (Early Childhood Conference of the Performing Arts)

Australia’s Premier Early Childhood Conference of the Performing Arts 2019

Special guest presenter: Tamara O’Brien

Tamara is an outstanding Orff Schulwerk teacher and composer.  Along with completing all the Australian Orff Schulwerk levels, she has been to Salzburg several times and completed Steve Callantropio’s master course in the US.

Tamara has attended and presented at the American conference and has taken part in Richard Gill’s Brown Books courses.

She taught at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music for many years running their Saturday Orff classes for children.  She has written several books for teachers wanting to learn more about the Orff process (We’re Orff) and has won awards for her film compositions.

Streams of workshops will run, offering a wide range of topics and teaching styles (incl Orff, Kodaly, Special Needs) for those working with babies, toddlers and children aged 0-8 years.

For pre-school teachers, primary school teachers, care givers, special needs teachers, family day care workers, therapists, parents, students of music, maternal and child health nurses and anyone interested in working creatively with young children (0-8 years).