Workshop Description: Creativity is at the heart of Orff Schulwerk. This session will explore possibilities from Orff Schulwerk resources, including Music for Children Volumes and Supplementals, to support creative and joyful music and movement experiences for students of all ages.
Clinician Biography: Ardith Collins teaches general music and string orchestra at Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School in Manhattan and is adjunct faculty at Montclair State University. Ardith completed Orff Schulwerk Levels, Kodály Certification, Beginner Level Dalcroze Eurhythmics and is an AOSA Level 1 Basic Pedagogy teacher trainer. She is an avid folk dancer, rounds enthusiast, and performs with the Montclair State Balkan Ensemble. Ardith is president of the Northern New Jersey Orff chapter and serves on the ACEMM Communications team and the AOSA Reverberations Board.