Authors for Our PreK–12 Music Curricula

Meet our Nationally Recognized Authorship Team

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Chris Judah-Lauder

Fine Arts Chair at Good Shepherd Episcopal School; Middle School Music & Movement Teacher Dallas, Texas

Education: BME, MM: Indiana University

Honors and awards: President, American Orff Schulwerk Association, National Conference Chair for 2009 AOSA Professional Development Conference

Prior publications: Music education publications on Boomwhackers™, recorder, hand drums, congas, modes and Orff instruments

Role in Spotlight on Music:

  • Selected song materials and wrote lessons for Student Book and Teachers Edition.
  • Participated in outlining and determining specific content goals.

Areas of interest/expertise: Orff process, K–8 music education, creative improvisation strategies for elementary and middle school