Level I, II & III Courses for Summer 2024
Course Information and Requirements:
Level I Basic - Tara Clayburn
Level II Basic - Katie Traxler
Level III Basic - Brent Holl
Brent Holl lives in Bridgewater, Virginia, and taught middle school general music and choir in Augusta County, Virginia for 33 years. He currently teaches summer courses in Orff Schulwerk and is a national clinician and consultant in music education in the Orff Schulwerk design. He is an author and composer writing materials for Orff level courses, young singers, recorder ensembles, marimba and the Orff instrumentarium.
He received a B. S. degree from Bridgewater College, an M.M.Ed from James Madison University, and has completed all levels of Orff Schulwerk Certification at the University of Memphis with further study at George Mason University and Hamline University.
Mr. Holl is the owner of Beatin’ Path Publications, LLC, a publishing house dedicated to the development of high quality music resources for classroom music teachers in the design of Orff Schulwerk. Beatin’ Path Publications offers resource books for Orff levels course instructors, recorder, marimba ensembles, Orff ensembles, hand drumming, and general music.
Brent Holl is also a singer/songwriter specializing in children’s songs. He has recorded and produced several CD’s of children’s songs for church and bible school.