An Introduction to Orff Schulwerk by Doug Goodkin
In this unique introduction to the theory and practice of Orff Schulwerk, the author shares insights from his 27 years experience teaching music through the Orff approach. In thoroughly readable style, he offers thought provoking commentary on each of the Orff art forms, and explores the components of elemental style. Also included is a brief history of the Volumes and their place in an Orff curriculum. Teachers new to Orff Schulwerk will enjoy this entertaining and thoughtful window into the world of the Schulwerk, while those experienced in the Orff approach will have lots to think about and consider as they follow Doug’s treatment of each topic. A great read!