MusiKinesis: Teaching Music/Dance Connections
University of Maryland – Baltimore County
Tuition: $320; Early Registration (through May 31) $280
Maryland CPD Credits: 2
Musicians and dancers come together in this interdisciplinary course!
Discover a vibrant way to enrich your skills, knowledge and teaching abilities. Using techniques of Dalcroze Eurhythmics, a system of study developed in Switzerland in the early 1900s, you’ll experience rhythmic movement exercises that embody specific music principles.
Dance teachers will learn ways to use music to expand the range of their students’ movement. Music teachers will discover new techniques for embodying music in their classrooms.
The course provides a rich array of concrete resources for teaching K-12 students, including:
- Music for classes
- Lesson designs
- Music/movement narratives
- Improvisation exercises
- Techniques for teaching
- Suggested materials