Jan. 26, 2019 Workshop – Janet Greene

From Silence to Sound, From Sound to Symbol - Musical  and Movement Adventures in Early Childhood

Focus:

Part  1. Connecting the Musician and Dancer through imaginative play
Part 2.  Developing rhythmic notation with train whistles, animal sounds, and Beethoven
Part 3.  Current research on how young children perceive and symbolize musical sounds

About Our Clinician

Janet Greene is the Music and Movement specialist at Oak Grove Elementary School in Northern California.  She has worked with the Santa Rosa Symphony El Sistema Program and the San Francisco Symphony Keeping Score project for classroom teachers.

Janet received Fulbright and Austrian Government grants to attend the Special Course at the Orff Institute. She offers Orff courses at Mendocino College and has shared her interest in Orff and integrated curriculum with teachers and children in South Africa, Thailand, Bhutan and Bali.