Degrees and Certifications:

BME Illinois Wesleyan University Level 1 Orff Certification Post graduate work: University of Colorado Illinois State University UW Milwaukee

Ms. Suzanne Graber

Greetings!  Singing, moving and playing are a daily part of the SK-5th grade general music classroom.  Using a vairety of methods and approaches: Orff instruments, ukelele's, drumming circles, singing and folk dance, students learn the elements of music including rhythm, melody, form, harmony, timbre, texture and dynamics.  Emphasis is placed on participation and learning by doing.  Jr. and Sr Choirs provide an extension of the singing element with unison, two part, rounds and partner songs as part of the repertoire.