2020 – 2021

Greater Cincinnati Orff Chapter

Online Registration


Our online registration comes in two parts.  Please complete Step 1 (Registration Information) before completing Part 2 (Registration Payment). 

Please make sure to complete both parts of our registration process.  

Click Here for Step 1 of Registration (Registration Information)

Click Here for Step 2 of Registration (Registration Payment)

Guest Pass Registration


Workshop Schedule


August 29, 2020 – Jennifer Donovan

Active Music Making In the COVID-19 Era

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST on Zoom


September 19, 2020 – Kate Bright

Nurturing the Unexpected

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST on Zoom


October 17, 2020 – Eric Young 

Zoom or Room: Music Activities for Your Classroom 

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST on Zoom


February 13, 2021 – Sarah Richardson

Elemental Drama: Theatre in the Orff Classroom

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST on Zoom


March 13, 2021 – LeslieAnne Bird

Planning in a Void; Adapting and Adjusting in the time of Covid

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST on Zoom

  • NOTE:  The August 29 workshop with Jennifer Donovan is part of the workshop package from 2019-2020. If you were a member during 2019-2020, this workshop is the fourth workshop from that year, but is also open to everyone who signs up for the workshop package for this year.

Workshop Packages

                                            AOSA National Dues have increased slightly as of 8/6/20.                                                      If you paid AOSA National Dues through GCCAOSA prior to 8/6/20, the previous price will be honored. 

AOSA and Local Membership* (Includes all workshops) – $149.00

First Year Teacher AOSA and Local Membership* (Includes all workshops) – $119.00

Retired AOSA and Local Membership* (Includes all workshops) – $89.00

Local Membership and All Workshops (Already AOSA Member) – $60.00

Retired Local Membership and All Workshops (Already AOSA Member) – $30.00

*Must be a National AOSA Member to be a Local Member (Local Workshop Package)

Single Workshop Fees

First Time Guest – FREE with Guest Pass from Website Newsletter

Virtual Workshop – $20.00

Retired Virtual Workshop – $10.00

In-Person Workshop – $40.00

Retired In-Person Workshop – $15.00

STUDENTS – FREE (Please join AOSA at  This is also free.)

Registration must be completed and payment made on or check received by Thursday at noon (two days prior to the workshop) to attend a virtual workshop. 

If paying by check, please contact our treasurer, Leslie Hicks, at

Please make checks payable to GCCAOSA and allow sufficient mailing time.

If you have payment questions, please email our treasurer at

Benefits of AOSA National Membership 

  • Access to Orff Echo, the quarterly journal of AOSA.
  • Access to Reverberations, the monthly online newsletter of other teachers sharing their best lesson ideas, tech ideas, classroom management, and more.
  • National Conference – one of the most rewarding and beneficial few days of PD ever!
  • AOSA grants and scholarships for instruments, levels training, special professional development.
  • Digital mentors – be one, or sign up to be assigned to one. A wonderful way to feel connected to the Orff community, and to give/receive personalized idea-sharing.
  • Multiple opportunities for professional learning networks, book studies, the AOSA video library, and archives.

Benefits of Local AOSA Membership 

  • A warm community of professional music colleagues!
  • Quarterly gatherings with lots of new ideas from talented presenters.
  • Scholarship opportunities for Levels training.
  • Visiting the BEST Orff Boutique in the country!
  • Interacting with music teachers at every level (college student, beginning teacher, mid-career, retired) provides beneficial support and idea-sharing for all.
  • Early-bird notification of job openings.