A family Dalcroze event! Families of RS1 level students and above (alumni included) are invited to join us for a community Dalcroze experience with Dawn Pratson. Students in RS1 and above may attend with their adult family members.
tickets $20 per family
Saturday February 1, 2020
3:15pm-4pm (Arrival window 3:00-3:15)
Dawn Pratson has an extensive background in music, dance and movement. She earned her Dalcroze license from the Longy School of Music of Bard College in 2004, where she was on faculty in the Dalcroze and preparatory programs for over 15 years. She has a BA in music and dance and a master’s degree in creative arts in therapy. Her primary instrument is the flute. Secondary instruments are voice and piano. She has a certificate in Orff-Schulwerk.
Dawn was the founding music specialist at the FACT – Folk Arts-Cultural Treasures Charter –School in Philadelphia and taught there from 2005 to 20016. Currently she is a free-lance performing artist, an artist-in-residence at Mascher Space (dance) Cooperative and Dalcroze teacher. She teaches a summer course in Dalcroze Eurhythmics at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, and recently became a volunteer musician with Musicians On Call. She started the Philadelphia chapter of the Dalcroze Society in 2016.