ELEMENTARY FESTIVAL

 OCTOBER 27, 2018 | 9AM-1PM
VANDERCOOK COLLEGE OF MUSIC | CHICAGO

Join elementary students and music educators from the Chicago area for
a morning of music making and music learning! 

Click Here for a flyer to share with students, parents and administrators!

Nominate your students in RNS (www.ilalldist.org) to participate in these programs! 
$10 fee per student participant.

To become a participating school and nominate students, please visit
Participating School Information for details.

 
 
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Elementary Chorus

Open to 4th-6th grade students
Click on title for performance example

Conductor
Catherine DeLanoy

Repertoire
Ah, Poor Bird (2 part) - Bertaux
Boosey & Hawkes

Sansa Kroma (2 part) - African Folksong, arr. Michael Scott
Warner Brothers/Alfred

Wait for the Wagon (2 part) - American Folksong, arr. Catherine DeLanoy
Hal Leonard

Sing a Solfege Song With Me (2 part) - Catherine DeLanoy
BriLee Music

 
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EGM Student Groups

Open to 4th-6th grade students; participate and perform in an Orff, Drum Circle or Ukulele student workshop group.

Orff Clinician
Manju Durairaj
Latin School

Ukukele Clinician
Paul Marchese
Hadley Junior High School

Drum Circle Clinician
Laura Miller
Centennial School
 

 
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Educator Professional Development

Teachers of student participants may attend a free clinic and receive 1 hour of ISBE approved Professional Development.

Professional Development Session
Building Intelligence Through Play Using the Songs of Education Through Music (ETM)

Panel Discussion
From Rural to Urban and Everything In Between: The Basics of Teaching Elementary Music

 

Finale Concert

Family and friends are invited to a 12:00pm performance featuring the District 1 Elementary Chorus and Student Groups. Tickets will be $5 at the door.

Questions? Contact Amy Bearden - D1 EGM Representative - d1egm@ilmea.org