Saturday, May 4, 2019, GRAOSA will host a workshop by Manhattan educator and popular Orff- Schulwerk clinician Katie Traxler. The workshop , “Creative Music Through Composition,” explores the world of child-created music. Katie states, “Composition empowers our students to express their own individual ideas through music….We will play with movement and accents,create simple melodies, orchestrate shape patterns, compose body percussion”, and much more.
You won’t want to miss this workshop!!!
Katie is active at her elementary school (PS 51 in Hell’s Kitchen), in AOSA where she now serves on the Advocacy Committee, and in many NYC music programs.
Workshop from 9-2 at Crane Elementary, 85 Shell Edge Drive, Rochester NY 14623
Also, Katie has a great website, http://katietraxler.com/ where you can get more information about her work.
In-service credit (5 hours) is available to all who sign in by 9 AM and stay for the entire workshop. Come early and enjoy bagels and more!