2022-2023 Workshop Series
Save big when you purchase all 5 workshops in advance at the series rate of $25 per workshop for AOSA members*, or $30 per workshop for non-AOSA members. Purchased individually, this series is $200!
First year teachers may purchase the series at the AOSA member rate.
AOSA members who purchase the series will also receive a voucher at our first workshop to bring a guest to a future workshop.
*Must purchase or show proof of AOSA membership to get this deal*
September 10, 2022: Artie Almeida
A Child's Way of Learning: Where There's Passion, There's Retention!
Come learn from the music education guru herself, Artie Almeida when you join Detroit Orff Schulwerk Association for our first workshop of the year on September 10, 2022!
This workshop will be full of singing, playing, moving, listening and lots of surprises! Your students will love the new lessons and you'll love the knowledge and skills they'll acquire.
Learn more about Artie at:
October 15, 2022: Matt McCoy
Making It Up As We Go Is Not The Same As Flying By The Seat Of Your Pants
This workshop will focus on how to successfully integrate improvisation in our lessons with children. Come join us and don't forget to bring your sense of play as we make it up as we go!
Matt McCoy teaches elementary music and choirs at the Emerson School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Matt specializes in process-based teaching; he is a frequent clinician at AOSA National Conferences and local chapter meetings across the country. Matt also teaches Orff Levels in various locations in the United States
February 11, 2023: DOSA Chapter Share
Join DOSA for a day of sharing easy and usable sub plans as well as engaging center ideas for the music classroom. We will meet for lunch at a local restaurant after the workshop.
March 18, 2023: Gretchen Wahlberg and Sandy Lantz
Take Four and Explore!
Topics will include children's literature connections, drumming for little ones, ukulele in the music room, and kids with autism CAN! Bring an instrument and be ready to sing, move, play barred instruments, recorders, and ukuleles!
April 15, 2023: Martina Vasil
OMG! That's My Song! Popular Music and Orff Schulwerk
Imitate, explore, and create your way through popular songs. Learn Fortnite moves, play a Queen song, and create your own creed.
SCECH Credits (4 Clock Hours)
Only available to Michigan Educators. Must purchase for each workshop individually.
DOSA T Shirt
A fashionable unisex DOSA t-shirt featuring our logo. Pickup in person at your next workshop.