THE JAZZ COURSE (EDUX 9334)
The Orff Approach to Teaching Jazz to All Ages
With Doug Goodkin
July 17 – 21, 2023, San Francisco, CA
Now in its 35th year, this groundbreaking course will include current breakthroughs in social justice education alongside the tried-and-true material and processes for making jazz accessible to children of all ages. The course includes:
- Games and roots music that give children the foundation for jazz style.
- Speech, movement and body percussion activities.
- Beginning jazz for Orff ensemble playable by elementary school children.
- Select blues, jazz standards, jazz compositions, ragtime and Latin jazz arranged for upper elementary and middle school students.
- Essential jazz theory and improvisation.
- Beginning jazz history with a social justice perspective.
- Musical sharing at The Jewish Home for the Aged, select guest artists and optional jazz field trips top clubs.
- Now’s the Time: Teaching Jazz to All Ages- Doug Goodkin (Pentatonic Press)
- All Blues: Jazz for the Orff Ensemble- Doug Goodkin (Pentatonic Press)
- Step It Down: Bessie Jones & Bess Lomax Hawes
- Boom Chick a Boom (CD): Doug Goodkin & the Pentatonics
- Jazz, Joy & Justice: The Stories Every American Should Know – Doug Goodkin
Cost : $675.00 (no credit), $785.00 (2 Continuing Education Credits)
To register, please click HERE.
For further info, contact Doug Goodkin at Goodkindg@aol.com