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Residency: Song Writing Workshop

Artist: Stevie Greenwell

Type: Residencies

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Students will explore song structure and form, working with lyrics, creative strategies and approaches to songwriting and writing original compositions in groups and individually. We will look at the power and influence music has on our lives and in society. We will dive into the questions “why do you love the music you love” and “what do you want to say and share with your own voice”.  It will culminate in a performance of some pieces written and students talking about their experience in the process.

Information

Audience Limit:

Program Length: Minimum 8 sessions each in 2 classrooms

Appropriate for Grades:
8th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

Price

Assembly Price: Contact for details.

Assembly Back-to-Back Price: Contact for details.

Workshop Cost per Day: Contact for details.

Workshop Materials Fee: Contact for details.

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Technical Requirements

Themes

(04) April: Jazz Appreciation Month

Curriculum Connections

Common Core Standards (Literacy)
History-Social Science
Language Arts
Social Justice