When Women Play: Celebrating Women in Classical Music, Yesterday and Today

In School Workshop with Samantha Whelan Kotkas
Music Classical music

In school

Ages 18+

This workshop for teachers will feature music traditionally performed by women and composed by female composers. We will look at their work and discuss ways to encourage the creativity of your students. Samantha will lead you on an adventure of music making as you learn about the important role woman have had in the music profession and how to share this with your learners.

Subjects: Music

Key Words: Music Appreciation, Music History, the Creative Process

This in person workshop is available to schools and school boards in the area of Calgary, Alberta. For a virtual version, click here.

Please note - a surcharge for long distance travel to your school may apply.

Learning and engagement at Canada’s National Arts Centre is made possible through the support of many generous individuals and organizations from across the country. The Music Alive Program is made possible thanks to the leadership support of National Partner, The Azrieli Foundation, and Major Supporters, The Slaight Family Foundation and TD Bank Group. Thank you also to Grant and Alice Burton, Canada Life, A Donor-Advised Fund at the Community Foundation of Ottawa, Friends of the NAC Orchestra, Donors to the NAC Foundation's Future Fund, The Janice and Earle O’Born Fund for Artistic Excellence, and the donors and sponsors of the NAC’s National Youth and Education Trust, the primary resource for youth and education funding at the National Arts Centre.