ERIC Number: ED037474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Orff Program: Music for Children.
This report of the Elk Grove Training and Development Center's Orff Music Program (ESEA Title 3) describes both the Center's activities and the purpose of the Orff method--to develop in the child all of the basic musical skills. Aspects of the program covered are (1) the Center's background and history, (2) its scope, services, and various activities, (3) its purposes in relation to both students and teachers, and (4) its evaluation, focusing on the training workshops and program development. Also included are a chronological overview of the program, some workshop materials, evaluation instruments and results, accounts by Carl Orff of the system, discussions of workshops held at the Center, a directory of consultants, and a bibliography on the Orff-Schulwerk method. [Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document.] (JM)
Descriptors: Applied Music, Choral Music, Choral Speaking, Demonstrations (Educational), Educational Programs, Inservice Teacher Education, Music, Music Activities, Music Appreciation, Music Education, Music Reading, Music Techniques, Musical Instruments, Primary Education, Teacher Education, Teacher Workshops, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Elk Grove Training and Development Center, Arlington Heights, IL.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title III; Orff Method