Performing Arts Focus:
Music
Curriculum Connections:
Language Arts/ Literacy, Social Studies
21st Century Skills Addressed:
Communication, Collaboration, Creativity, Critical Thinking/Problem Solving

Experience the joy and magic of signing together as an ensemble while also learning how to creatively showcase young solo voices. In this interactive workshop, participants will discover engaging choral singing strategies including song selection and arrangements from multiple music genres like acapella and techniques for using emotion and featuring student signers in your vocal music classroom.

Learning Goals:

  • Model ways to make mindful selections when choosing repertoire
  • Learn strategies for setting performance criteria and self-assess
  • Appreciate and integrate different music genres in your classroom
  • Discover ways to teach harmony to young singers
  • Demonstrate techniques for identifying soloists and section leaders