assemblies.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

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who

Any grade, from elementary to high school.
The number of students varies according to the space limitation. We can offer an assembly for the whole school, or for a part of the school population.

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what

Music and dance workshops that emphasize the values of Harmony, Unity and Mutual Respect, as well as Inner Peace and Tolerance.

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how

Inspirational music, poetry, story telling and dance.

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length

45-90 minutes, up to the school to determine.

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interactive

Students will be involved in learning and playing rhythms with their hands, learning to sing part of the songs, learning to do some of the dance movements.

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educational merit

Familiarity with ways to achieve Inner-peace and a sense of well-being

Understanding of the value of Peaceful Conflict Resolution with the other.

Grow in flexibility, concentration, coordination, and cooperation

Knowledge and appreciation of global cultural diversity

Raise the students’ awareness of themselves as keepers of the Earth

Sense of brotherhood and sisterhood with all living beings

Cultural and historical music, dance forms, and traditions are influenced by the values of the society they represent

How to use knowledge of cultural, folkloric, traditional, and historical music and dance traditions to translate into artistic performance and civil tolerance.

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artist personnel

4-8 musicians, 1 dancer

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equipment

If more than 100 students or in large space, sound system and an operator are needed.

5 mics on boom stands should be provided by the school. If not possible, Inspired Sound will provide.

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forms and video

Inspired Sound Initiative will bring along a documentary videographer for archival and fund-raising purposes. One-page survey forms, required for grant funding of the program, will be sent to school for students and staff to fill out before and after the assembly.

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costs

Zero - All costs of transportation and artists/educators fees are provided by Inspired Sound Initiative.

topics

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Respect, Compassion, Courage and Hope:

Songs and story-telling that invoke and inspire these four higher virtues

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Freedom of Expression through Music and Dance Improvisation

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Compassion - Higher Virtue through Story telling, Music and Dance

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Music and Dance of Africa

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Celtic Nations Music

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Music and Dance of India

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Music and Dance of The Middle East

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Armenian and Hispanic Music Traditions and Bridge Building

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African-American and Hispanic Music Traditions and Bridge Building

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Flamenco Assembly

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Let's Make The World A Better Place Together