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Jim Solomon Drumming and Rhythmic Training Teacher Workshop
Mon, Aug 7, 2017, 9:00 AM – Wed, Aug 9, 2017, 3:00 PM MDT
Bring a tubano if you have one or can borrow one!! We have some to share.
The required text is Hands On! by Jim Solomon, $16.95 on Amazon. Please bring it with you or order it with your registration.
Participants will focus on a wide variety of rhythmic training activities designed to further elementary and middle school students’ and teachers’ rhythmic expertise. Areas/activities covered every day will include (in alphabetical order): 3 DAY COURSE:
body percussion, ensemble, Form, improvisation, instrument technique, Movement to build beat and rhythm skills, process teaching, rhythm exercises, rotating circle, speech to learn rhythm
Dance teachers are also invited.
Our variety of ensembles will include:
Congas/tubanos drumming, movement, non-pitched percussion, soprano recorders, speech
On the last day we will prepare and perform a short drumming performance to provide insight into organizing student drum performances.
Parking information: http://music.utah.edu/about/directions-parking.php