The Swinging Belles
Artist: The Swinging Belles
Winners of the 2016 JUNO Award for Children’s Album of the Year, The Swinging Belles are a swing, country, and jazz band for kids. Along with guitarist extraordinaire Duane Andrews, the band features elementary school educators and performers Laura Winter and Erin Power who know firsthand the joy that kids feel when they can boogie to some good time music. The show is packed with music, interactive storytelling from Newfoundland, and lots of dancing. A chance for your whole group to kick up their heels!
For additional information, please visit The Swinging Belles website.
Concepts of Rhythm; Melody; Harmony
Skills of Listening; Movement
Locomotor and Nonlocomotor Skills
Dance: Movement to Music; Creative Movement
Exercise and Well-Being
Exploring Ideas and Stories Through Oral Texts
Responding to Texts and Moods in Songs
The Artistry of Texts: Rhyme, Rhythm, Etc.
Communities in CanadaThemes:
Music, Song, Melody, Harmony, Swing Music, Dance, Newfoundland
Teachers! Join JUNO Award winning The Swinging Belles after school on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 for an educator workshop on the tradition of Newfoundland folksongs and teaching elementary students how to reimagine folksongs in their own words.
Wednesday, May 24 at 12:30 PM