Tells the history Carl Orff and Studio 49. It has several Orff links.
This site sells a book for teaching
in the Orff-Schulwerk approach to teaching. It shows
the table of contents and what the book covers.
Musical Beginnings breaks child development
into several levels. At these levels, children
play simple instruments and express their growing musical sensitivities.
This is the site of the American Orff-Schulwerk
Association. This organization is based on
the promotion of the educational music methodology of Carl Orff.
This web site serves as a source for
finding information on all kinds of instruments, being
able to order them, and find music to sing or play. This would be excellent when you
actually go to teach in the elementary classroom.
A brief history on Carl Orff with links
to pages about his music products, books, and
A sequential guide to teaching music
to children grades K-6 using the Orff-Schulwerk
approach, this text presents an overview of how to teach the elements of music rhythm,
melody, timbre, and movement.
A fairly complete site focusing mainly on Orff. Decent links section. Good server!
American Orff-Schulwerk Association
web site that promotes the Orff system of learning and
teaching music. The Orff melody instruments include wooden xylophones and metal glocken-
spiels. Schulwerk is learning music through being active and creative. Carl Orff and Gunild
Keetman came up with the Schulwerk model
Has different links to the reviews; articles and materials about Orff.
This is one of several great lessons
provided by MENC through the Charlie Horse Music
Pizza television program.
It is about the teaching strategies
of Carl Orff. It states that some of the Orff melody
instruments include wooden xylophones and metal glockenspiels.
This web site features instruments
used in music classrooms. Manufactures and distributes
Lists the national standards as links
to corresponding sites and information. It lists everything
from violin to recorder information.
This is a web site to purchase music instruments for you classes in elementary music.
The site is the home page of the American
Orff-Schulwerk Association. It gives a great
deal of information on Orff and his work.
This site is a guide just about anyone
to learn more about instrumental education. It is a site
of useful links and sites pertaining to instrumental education.