Authors for Our PreK–12 Music Curricula

Meet our Nationally Recognized Authorship Team

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Virginia N. Ebinger

The late Virginia Ebinger was a nationally known author and clinician, and instructor for Off certification courses; music specialist in the public schools (PK-9) for 25 years.

Education: B.S., M.A., Texas Woman's University; Orff-Schulwerk Certifi cation, Denver University

Honors and awards: Award for literary excellence and enrichment of the cultural heritage of the Southwest (Border Regional Library Association), honorary membership in the American Orff-Schulwerk Association

Prior publications: Numerous articles in professional publications; Make a Joyful Noise, De Colores, Niñez

Role in Spotlight on Music:

  • Selected song materials and wrote lessons for Student Book and Teachers Edition.
  • Wrote "Spotlight on Recorder" two volumes.

Areas of interest/expertise: Children's Hispanic folklore, Orff process, recorder, K–8 music education, teacher training