Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: World Music - Five or Six Regions
Program category: History
Multicultural- Other
Music
Program length: 1-1/2 hours
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: 12-20
Program description: An overview of traditional music styles from different parts of the world (wide geographical span), display of world instruments, listening to music samples, and singing songs from different regions, as well as an opportunity to play rhythm instruments. Regions include: Africa, Latin America, The Orient and Mid-East, Europe and The British Isles, Australia/New Zealand, North America/Native America. This is appropriate for a single session of 1 1/2 hours or a series of 5-6 sessions, each 1 hour in length in order to do justice to each region; however, may be shortened for highlights or focus on a particular region, such as, Celtic Contributions to World Music. The program may be adapted for younger children and families, school children (elementary to middle school), or adults. Songs are taught through phonetic pronunciation in relevant languages of the area.
Space/special requirements: 1-2 tables for display and materials.n
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: $125 per hour
Other notes: The program includes more songs, movement and rhythm instrument participation for the younger children with minimal lecture. Africa, Latin American and Celtic regions are best for the youngest children and for individuals with developmental delays.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Central
Capital District
North Country
Southeastern
Program last updated: 09/07/2015
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Dawn Collins
Phone: 518 424-2342
Mailing address: 87 Sunset Drive
Stuyvesant, NY 12173
E-mail address: musicartsexpress@gmail.com
Website: http://www,expressiveartscenter.net; http://www.oletsmakemusic.com
   
Previous appearances at: Stephentown Library, Troy Library, Cairo
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 10/31/2017

 

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