A World of Musical Play: International Children’s Singing and Rhythm Games

Friday, January 11, 2019
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
Tampa Convention Center
World Music Elementary
Grade Levels
Elementary, Middle School
Sponsored By
Jay Broeker World of Musical Play handout


Celebrate connections across cultures with traditional children’s musical games spanning the globe. Participants will identify developmentally appropriate placement of the materials in a music curriculum. A bibliography of reliable, recommended sources will be provided.

Jay Broeker 

The Blake School
Director of Visual and Performing Arts

Jay Broeker serves as Director of Visual and Performing Arts at Blake School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Mr. Broeker holds both Kodály and Orff Schulwerk certification, and is a frequent clinician for national and state music education organizations in the areas of creativity, curriculum development, and effective teaching practice. During the summer he is an instructor in music teacher education courses at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, and the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota. His choral arrangements are published by Santa Barbara Music Publishing and by Boosey & Hawkes.

Session Coordinator:
Sondra Collins

The FMEA Professional Development Conference and All-State Ensembles are sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.