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Kerri Lynn Nichols has been a teacher of Orff-Schulwerk for 31 years, receiving her Master level Orff certification from the University of CA, Santa Cruz and the University of Memphis and has attended the international course at the Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria. She has studied with Jos Wuytack, Avon Gillespie and served a mentorship with Sofia Lopez-Ibor.
Ms. Nichols has taught all ages in both the public and private sectors and presents workshops for state, national and international conferences. She has been the guest presenter for The Chinese Orff Association twice, training 150 teachers from various provinces. This summer, she will return to extend that work. Currently, she teaches Level Two in the Orff-Schulwerk Certification program for Hofstra University.
She designs and implements courses for educators in music through movement, academic integration and brain-based learning. Currently, she teaches PreK-8th grade music, including a middle school choir at Evergreen Christian School and directs The Olympia Peace Choir which she founded. The core of Kerri Lynn's work is to encourage students' awareness of their abilities and gifts through the magic of music and movement.
Listen to For God So Loved from Rejoice with the Drum & Voice
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