drumming, singing. Now in over 20,000 schools worldwide — we are celebrating this success by publishing the landmark World Music Drumming 20th Anniversary Teacher Edition. Since 1996, World Music Drumming has transformed lives and built community through ensemble drumming, singing, moving, playing xylophones and recorders. The purpose of the 2020 World Music Drumming Fall Saturday Workshop Sampler Series is to provide hands-on practice and pedagogy, as well as discussion and insight, from participating World Music Drumming faculty. Participants learn fresh approaches to Ensembles 1-7 using newly created strategies and teaching materials. Powered by Squarespace, Nov. 21: Kete: Royal Music of the Akan of Ghana, Dec. 5: Kpatsa: Drumming for Young People (from Ghana), Dec. 5: World Music Strumming Part 2: A Ukulele-Centric Look. June 24-29(Milwaukee-WI), July 16-20 (Northport-NY). Individuals with all levels of music instruction are welcome and previous drumming experience isn’t necessary. Powered by Squarespace, Nov. 21: Kete: Royal Music of the Akan of Ghana, Dec. 5: Kpatsa: Drumming for Young People (from Ghana), Dec. 5: World Music Strumming Part 2: A Ukulele-Centric Look. Now in over 20,000 schools worldwide, World Music Drumming is celebrating this success by publishing the landmark World Music Drumming 20th Anniversary … Students have developed focus, listening, teamwork, and respect while having the best time anyone can have in school. Since 1996, World Music Drumming has transformed lives and built community through ensemble drumming, singing, moving, playing xylophones and recorders. Click on the following Workshop dates to register. The ALL-IN-ONE format adds the following new teacher and classroom-friendly elements: An enhanced curriculum sequence including 20 years of "best practice" (creative ideas and teaching strategies from WMD faculty and participants); 16 new audio recordings of each ensemble and song (including new arrangements that include piano/vocal, guitar/bass and xylophone/recorder parts); 47 … World Music Drumming – Curriculum UpdateFor teachers who have taken WMDrumming Level 1 and want to broaden their competence with the World Music Drumming curriculum. Course content includes drumming, singing, and dancing from Ghana (Ga, Akan, Ewe peoples), gyil xylophone ensembles from Northern Ghana, Ghanaian flute playing, adenkum gourds, and Caribbean (Cuba, etc.) The Level 1 class assumes no prior experience with drumming. This course is primarily based on the publication, World Music Drumming. Workshop descriptions below. Participants will investigate song literature from within the curriculum to build intentional and well-sequenced ukulele instruction as well as gain instructional strategies for modifying songs to fit diverse student skill levels. Lynn Brinckmeyer teaches strategies for singing (including reading through complimentary choral octavos), movement, and drumming. It explores a variety of World Music Drumming ensembles in their original versions, then modifies them for children ages 3-8 combining familiar songs and chants. Each day, Level 2 participants work with Sowah Mensah or Kofi Gbolonyo on Ghanaian drumming, singing, movement, Ghanaian flute, adenkum gourds, and gyil (xylophone). A Cross-Cultural Curriculum Enhanced With Song & Drum Ensemble Recordings, Projectable/Printable PDFs and Video Demonstrations. Since 1996, World Music Drumming has transformed lives and built community through ensemble drumming, singing, moving, playing xylophones and recorders. Each day, Level 2 participants work with Sowah Mensah or Kofi Gbolonyo on Ghanaian drumming, singing, movement, Ghanaian flute, … World Music Drumming – Level 3For those who have taken Levels 1 and 2. and Marimba Mojo!. Participants will also expand their cultural background for the music studied. Students have developed focus, listening, teamwork, and respect while having the best time anyone can have in school. June 11-15 (Cedar Rapids-IA), June 18-22 (Memphis-TN), July 16-20 (Elizabeth-PA). The ALL-IN-ONE format of the 20th Anniversary Teacher Edition adds the following teacher and classroom-friendly elements: An enhanced curriculum sequence including 20 years of "best practice" — creative ideas and teaching strategies from WMD faculty and participants. Since 1996, World Music Drumming has transformed lives and built community through ensemble drumming, singing, moving, playing xylophones, and recorders. The workshop provides participants with ready-to-use drumming activities for preK-grade 2 and the skills and practice to create even more activities for your classroom. This digital book is great for anyone wanting to learn these essential rhythms, including both teachers and students. Participants will experience first-hand the benefits and excitement of Zimbabwean-style marimba music in their classroom. 16 audio recordings of each ensemble and song — including arrangements. June 11-15 (McKinney-TX), June 18-22 (Slippery Rock-PA), June 24-29 (Milwaukee-WI), July 16-20 (Northport-NY), July 23-27 (Bothell-WA). World Music Drumming – Level 2For those who have taken Level 1 and wish to improve their musical skills and teaching effectiveness. World Music Drumming: Teacher/DVD-ROM (20th Anniversary Edition) A Cross-Cultural Curriculum. World Music Drumming – Level 3 For those who have taken Levels 1 and 2. Most of the arrangements studied are also playable on Orff-type xylophones. Josh Ryan concentrates on drum ensembles, leading, and songs in pieces such as gahu from Ghana and rumba from Cuba. World Music Drumming offers participants an opportunity to expand one’s professional educator ‘tool box’ with instructional strategies, content, and skills through single day (Saturday) online workshops, September-December. Now in over 20,000 schools worldwide, we are celebrating this success by publishing the landmark World Music Drumming 20th Anniversary … World Music Drumming – Level 2 For those who have taken Level 1 and wish to improve their musical skills and teaching effectiveness. The class also focuses on sound stories — a medium for introducing young children to playing techniques, improvisation skills, and respect for drums, world percussion, and other small percussion instruments. Students have developed focus, listening, teamwork, and respect while having the best time anyone can have in … Participants will learn how to implement and teach a course or an experience in World Music Drumming. Level 2 participants will use the 20th Anniversary Edition (2015), World Music Drumming Curriculum (see publications). World Music Drumming – Level 1For teachers, counselors, community recreation leaders, church musicians, and players who would like to learn the basics of African and Caribbean drumming, singing, and moving. Walt Hampton Hot Marimba, Lv 1 and Lv 2This workshop is taught by Walt Hampton, famous for popularizing the vibrant Zimbabwean-style marimba playing found in his publications Hot Marimba! International purchasers will need to purchase through another vendor, Book/DVD Package - $86 postage & tax paid, World Music Drumming ©Music Workshops LLC/ Hal Leonard Corporation. 1) and are looking forward to more demanding repertoire. The course includes additional songs, recordings, movement, and related drum, xylophone and recorder ensembles from supplementary sources. June 4-8 (Naples-FL), June 11-15 (Cedar Rapids - IA, Greenville - NC, McKinney-TX, Valencia-CA), June 18-22 (Lincoln-NE, Memphis-TN, Slippery Rock-PA), June 24-June 29 (Milwaukee-WI), July 9-13 (Warrenton-VA), July 16-20 (Couer d'Alene-ID, Elizabeth-PA, Katy-TX, Northport-NY), July 23-27 (Bothell-WA), August 6-10 (Sintra-Lisbon-Portugal), August 13-17 (Edmonton-Alberta-Canada). Drumming Up the FunThis workshop is intended for early childhood and early elementary classroom and music educators. This workshop is designed to explore resources within the World Music Drumming curriculum through the lens of ukulele. Other faculty teach materials from other sources and cultures, movement, and reinforcement for the World Music Drumming curriculum. July 16-20 (Katy-TX), July 30-Aug 4 (Richland-WA), World Music Drumming ©Music Workshops LLC/ Hal Leonard Corporation. June 24-29 (Milwaukee-WI), July 9-13 (Warrenton-VA). Will Schmid or other faculty teach ensembles, songs, recorders, xylophones, from WMD supplementary book/CDs. Teachers micro-teach all seven ensembles. You will learn playing and teaching techniques from this master teacher as you play, and also gain background information.