I had a great day today on the Voices Foundation 5 day training course. Today we looked at developing a whole school curriculum and distinguished between strategy and tactics. In addition we also spent time building up our own reportoire which if truth be told is probably the most important thing we do at each day's training.
I am really enjoying the Kodaly work. Without turning it into a fetish, I think it is the most amazing tool for teaching pitch. Have a listen to the sight reading exercise below.
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