Orff Schulwerk Association is part of a world wide movement of music educators.
VOSA is based in Victoria, Australia and was formed in 1977. It currently has a
membership of approximately 350. VOSA is linked to ANCOS, the Australian
National body representing Orff-Schulwerk.
- Reduced rates at workshops, including day and
weekend sessions covering the pre-school, primary and secondary areas.
Reduced rates for state and national conferences, country and community
workshops, professional development programs, conferences and courses.
library of books, journals, tapes and other materials for members to borrow.
- Regular newsletters which include details of coming workshops, informative
articles, and detailed workshop reports.
- Music educational materials for
sale, including Orff publications, booklets and tapes.
The VOSA committee is made up of committed Orff
educators. They have a wealth of Australian and overseas experience
participating in and presenting the Orff approach. This committee oversees the
running of the Victorian Association and its members are a fantastic resource to
anyone needing more information on Orff
The constitution was updated on 18th
November 2010. Click here to download a
VOSA offers a variety of
professional development throughout the year. Whole day and half days in-service
sessions are provided as well as conferences and family days. Annual events such
as Back to School Day, Living Music & Dance, ECCPA, Marimba Camp and Orff
Schulwerk Level Courses are looked forward to by all members and others
interested in music education and community music. Please browse our events page
for more details.
VOSA produces 4 newsletters
a year for its members. The newsletter, Musette, informs members of
upcoming events and includes many great ideas and musical examples for teaching
through the Orff approach. The newsletter reflects on current music education
issues and is an extremely rich source of Orff-friendly ideas. We welcome
contributions from members. Contact the editor.
MEMBERSHIP FORM ONLINE NOW
To finalise your membership application full payment must be
received. We welcome payment via EFT (Victorian Orff Schulwerk
Association, BSB 704 191 Acct: 17139 ref MshipSurname), cheque/money
order (by mail to PO Box 4014, McKinnon Vic 3204) or Visa/MasterCard
(please call 03 9015 8350 to pay by credit card).
begins from the month fees are received and is valid for 12
McKinnon VIC 3204
ABN 78 322 515 332
$150 Individual membership for two years
$200 School/Corporate membership for two years
$80 Individual membership for 12 months
$110 School/Corporate for 12 months
$45 Fulltime Student or Concession rate ie unwaged (please provide proof) for 12 months
Note: All prices include GST and membership of the national body ANCOS