Arranged by Judy Sills and Denise Gagne This resource has 38 Orff arrangements of traditional and composed folk songs and singing games, using I, I-V or I-IV-V chords. Teachers looking for interesting arrangements for upper elementary students will find many choices. Game directions are included for the singing games. Many of the songs included in ..
Arranged by Judy Sills and Denise Gagne 63 Orff arrangements of traditional and composed folk songs and singing games arranged by Judy Sills and Denise Gagne. The purpose of this collection is to provide the classroom music teacher with a large collection of Orff arrangements of familiar folk songs and singing games as well as some original game so..
Arranged by Judy Sills and Denise Gagne The Orff Source arranged by Judy Sills and Denise Gagne. The Orff Source includes 89 arrangements of traditional and familiar game songs and folk songs sequenced according to tone set. (sm, lsm, smd ...) The sequencing will help the classroom music teacher find repertoire to fit their curriculum scope and seq..
Orff book and 2 CDs to systematically teach students in Grades 3-5 to improvise stylistically correct Jazz solos. Jammin' with the Jazz Cats Orff Songbook by Brad Keller and Bonnie Rossa. 36 pages, 6 songs.Written by jazz pros (who are also elementary music teachers) to teach children the rhythms and the “feel” of jazz style. Jammin' with the Jazz ..
Discovering Keetman: Rhythmic Exercises and Pieces for Xylophone 84 pages. This collection presents the rhythmic exercises and pieces of Gunild Keetman for xylophone from the books Rhythmic Exercises, First Instruction on the Xylophone and Pieces for Xylophone Volumes 1-3.
A New Orff-Schulwerk Curriculum for Music Making and Music Thinking Artful • Playful • Mindful: A New Orff-Schulwerk Curriculum for Music Making and Music Thinking by Jane Frazee. 90 pages. Jane Frazee has made a major contribution to music education in the USA through her practical teaching and through her published works. In this latest book, new..
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears, A West African Folktale retold with original music by Brian Hiller and Don Dupont. Based on the familiar West African folktale, this dramatic play will wow your audiences and move your students. Created with a grade-level performance in mind, you, your students, and your community will not be able to stop buzzi..
When I First Came to this Land - Orff Orchestrations and Creative Activities for Music and General Classrooms by Catherine West.
114 pages, 15 chapters. When I First Came to this Land explores the songs and stories of settlers to Canada during the 19th century. Each chapter contains a song with Orff orchestration, lesson plans, and creative acti..
by Doug Edwards
Join the fiesta! Explore the spirited music of Spain, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, and Bolivia with thes festive arrangements of popular traditional tunes. Perfect for you upper-elementary and middle-school classrooms and marimba/Orff ensembles, the fiery scores are sure to keep your students engaged and your audiences begging..
by Doug Edwards
Learning the classics just got a whole lot more fun! Teachers and students will have a blast with To Bach and Beyond, written by master music educator Doug Edwards. The musical arrangements are challenging, but playable by upper level elementary-age students. Lesson suggestions guide the instruction while invitations to adapt the..
Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the American Orff-Schulwerk Assocation. The Orff Anthology. The best Lessons from the Legends of Orff-Schulwerk.
Orff arrangements by Shirley McRae
C Scale Rondo
Zero to Sixty in Six Measures
Little Black Train
Rock-a My Soul
The Little Christmas Book. Music for Children's Voices, Orff Instruments, and Recorders by Mary Helen Solomon.
This music, appropriate for elementary music classes, is written with the Orff philosophy of music education as its guidng principle. Nine of the thirteen selections are from the traditional and folk music heritage. They, along with the..
That’s So Orff! offers appealing new lessons for the elementary music classroom by incorporating improvisation, movement, and props. The engaging, easy-to-use activities are designed for experienced music teachers and novices alike. Complete, delightful lessons with a step-by-step process make the pieces accessible for everyone and give studen..
by Paul Corbière
Join composer and veteran music educator Paul Corbière in a musical adventure you won't forget! Using a variety of percussion instruments and global influences, Skins, Sticks, and Bars: Percussion Ensembles for Elementary and Middle School is a collection of original pieces guaranteed to ignite your students' passion for drum, m..
by Mari Schay
Sing and Play these songs from around the world and watch as your students' musicianship grows hand-in-hand with their understanding of our worldwide community. Including French, Native American, Indian, Japances, Czech, Spanish, Caribbean, and African songs. This resource is overflowing with ensemble pieces for voices and pitched ..
Rockin' the Radio. Pop Arrangements and Teaching Strategies for Orff Instruments.
Rock out to songs like Katy Perry's "Roar," the Beatles' "She Loves You," and Journey's "Don't Stop Believin'" with Mari Schay's age-appropriate, skill-building arrangemens for Orff and classroom percussion. Along the way, you'll reinforce rhythmic concepts, note r..
Your students “will rock you” as they play these classic songs in the classroom and beyond! Grab ukuleles, guitars, unpitched percussion, Orff instruments and recorders to play arrangements written for young musicians in Grades 4-8. The Teacher Edition features full scores of each song arrangement, plus historical information ..
Spirit of World Drumming - Rhythmic Kinesthetics by Jeff Stewart
Fun, Percussion-based Activiites and Games for the Classroom. Grades 1-8 (all levels) DVD included. 100% Reproducible!
Rhythmic Kinesthetics presents a series of games and activities incorporating music, movement, and motor skills that help express emotions, build concentration,..
Primary Handbook for Mallets. A beginning Method with Play-Along CD by Garwood Whaley
Internationally acclaimed by today's leading teachers, Primary Handbook for Mallets (xylophone, marimba, vibes and bells) is designed for the beginner at any age. This method provides a complete introduction to mallet playing for private lesson or classroom use..
Everyone loves baseball! Bring the love of the game into your music room and your students will thank you. Taken directly from Mark Burrows's classroom experience, Play Ball! is a collection of musical games and activities inspired by baseball. Use the activities as part of a thematic unit or pick and choose your favourites to use throughout the ye..
by Donna Dirksing.
Orff for Everyone, Mostly Modal is a collection of folk song arrangements written for any Orff teacher - from the novice to the most experienced. In addition to each arrangement is a list of objectives and a suggested grade level. Each folk song arrangement also contains a suggested process; some even contain classroom links t..