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Kodály Music Educators of America
Kodály-owa, Fields of Opportunity!
October 28-30, 2016 in Des Moines, IA
Registration is Open!
Dr. Eva Floyd – Choral Reading Session
Thomas Sletto – From Seeds to Sprouts to Stalks–A part-Singing Sequence
Kris VerSteegt – Keynote Speaker, Family Folk Dance Leader
Barbara Sletto – MKMEA Honor Choir Conductor
Ruth K. Dorr – Fertile Fields: Cultivating our Cultural Roots Classroom Demonstration
Dr. Leigh Ann Garner – Planting and Harvesting Masterful Musicianship in the Kodály-Inspired Music Classroom
Aileen Miracle – Children’s Literature for Kodaly-Inspired Classrooms
Jo Kirk – Making Music With Joy and Purpose K-4
Bruce Swank – Planting the Seeds of a Great Lesson with Transitions
Tom Michalek – Yes, Uke Can Do It! Ukeleles in the Kodály Classroom
Dr. James Bowyer – Developing Musicianship Skills in the Choral Context
Andrea Halverson – Create With Chrome: Using Chromebooks in the Music Classroom
Bettie Boswell – Reaping a Recorder Harvest
Dr. Eva Floyd – Efficient Opportunities: Teaching Repertoire and Reading Skills Simultaneously
Andrew Ellingsen – Kodály & Orff Schulwerk: Stronger Together
Pamela Stover – Play-Parties and Singing Games from Iowa’s One-Room Schools of the 1920s
Ashley Allen – Really Late Beginners: Strategies for Introducing the Kodály Approach to Secondary Choral and General Music Students
Dr. Christina Svec – Sequencing Improvisation through Singing Voice Development K-2
Dr. Christina Svec – Sequencing Improvisation through Singing Voice Development 3-5
Crystal Henricks – Planning Your Field: Getting Started with Kodaly
Tom Michalek – Keepin’ It Fresh: “Old” Singing Games Made New Again
Bruce Swank – Do you (Inner) Hear What I (Inner) Hear?
Andrew Ellingsen – Harvesting Creativity: Using Folk Repertoire as the Seed for Making New Music
Crystal Henricks – Making Folk Dancing Move: Sequencing for Success!
Jo Kirk – Making Music With Joy and Purpose 5-8
Mary Schmelzer – An Opportunity to See Kodály Teaching in Action Classroom Demonstration
Andrea Halverson – Little Hands Can Do Big Things: Technology in the Primary Music Classroom
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