Kelly Slade is a music specialist in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. She has completed her 24th year of teaching, has completed graduate work in instrumental conducting at the University of Victoria, BC, holds a Masters Degree in Education and has a keen interest in fostering culturally responsible practice in music education.
Denise Wilson is a music specialist in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She has completed her 26th year of teaching, is a recipient of the New Brunswick Minister’s Award of Teaching Excellence, is an Orff Specialist with Level III Orff Certification, is past president of Orff Nova Scotia and a proud Acadian descendant.
Sessions / ateliers
FIDDLES AND SPOONS!
Join THEME-AGINATION creators, Kelly and Denise, and explore Acadian music – music of the French settlers of the Maritime Provinces of Canada. Sing, dance, tap and play your way to a better understanding of Acadian history while also developing ways to perform and create ostinati. Finish by creating your own Tintamarre – an Acadian street parade!