Welcome to the James River Virginia Chapter of the AOSA!

We are a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of music and movement education through the philosophy of Orff Schulwerk. We serve teachers in Richmond, Williamsburg, Charlottesville, and the surrounding areas. Please join us for our exciting workshops!
Come join us this summer the Collegiate Orff Course, July 23 - August 3, 2018. All three levels are offered. Here's your registration information.

October 14

Dr. Maribeth Yoder-White

FROM POINT A TO B: IT'S ALL ABOUT PROCESS

Dr. Maribeth Yoder-White is a certified Orff Schulwerk specialist and frequently presents workshops featuring her compositions and arrangements. She teaches Orff Schulwerk certification courses at Appalachian State University and Gwinnett County Schools, and serves as clinician and author for Silver Burdett Making Music and Silver Burdett Interactive Music.

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January 27

Chapter Sharing

Come join us as some of our members who have taken level courses, or who have something very special to share present a day of activites and materials.

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March 24

Dr. Patrick Ware

HIP CATS AND COOL KIDS

Patrick is a graduate of the doctoral program at the Shenandoah Conservatory of Shenandoah University. Along with his K-5 general music, and choral duties in Prince William County Public Schools, Patrick is the Level 1 pedagogy teacher at the VCU Orff Schulwerk training course at Collegiate School  in Richmond VA. He is an active clinician and choral conductor at both the national and local level.

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Registration: 8:30 AM; Workshop 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM.