IOSFS Convention 2020

International Orff-Schulwerk Forum Salzburg (IOSFS) 2020 Convention ‘Legacy & Vision’ Monday 6th July – Thursday 9th July This year four members from our Scottish Orff-Schulwerk Association participated in the IOSFS Convention 2020. The online event featured fascinating lectures, informative plenary sessions, interesting discussion groups and joyful come together practical sessions where the joy of music and dance was celebrated. A …

A WONDERFUL ACCENT ON ORFF

Our first ACCENT ON ORFF to be held in the welcoming atmosphere of Beatroute Arts in Balornock, Glasgow was a wonderful event with 19 participants coming from a wide range of areas in music education _ nursery, primary school, community provision and university, both teaching and post graduate. The centre, under director and Orff Scotland committee member Jenny Reeve, has …

Orff Workshops in Inverness

                  In May, SOSA partnered with Artsplay Highland to offer a one day training course in the beautiful Anamcara in Inverness. Led by Caroline McCluskey ‘An Orff Approach to Creative Group Music Making with Children’ was a day of sharing ideas for creative group music making with young learners. Activities for our voices, …

The Special Course 2016 – 2017

The Special Course 2016 – 2017 ADVANCED STUDIES IN MUSIC AND DANCE EDUCATION – “ORFF-SCHULWERK“ October 2016 – June 2017 Follow this link to access the Brochure. SpecialCourseBroschüre_2016_Orff-Institut.pdf

Welcome to our new website!

We are absolutely delighted to launch our new website.  With a fresh, mobile friendly design, we hope it will provide a central point for our visitors to find out about the history of both Orff Scotland and Orff Schulwerk, find out about classes and events and provide lots of different ways for you to keep in touch with us.  Most …

Edinburgh Commission

Pete Baynes, committee member of SOSA, has been commissioned by Edinburgh Council to create a new training video around creativity through music, dance and gardening. This follows a successful year-long residency in an Edinburgh school nursery. This work is currently scheduled for January 2016.