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George Mason University

MUSI 563: Orff Schulwerk I

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable​​


Intensive introduction to Orff teaching philosophy with practical and theoretical instruction and immersion in the method itself. Students learn concepts of rhythm, harmony, solfege, modes, improvisation, and pedagogy. Students learn basic performance technique on soprano recorder, and learn to apply movement and dance in their teaching.​

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3​

Hours of Lab or Studio per week: 0​

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

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