Welcome to our new website!

We are absolutely delighted to launch our new website.  With a fresh, mobile friendly design, we hope it will provide a central point for our visitors to find out about the history of both Orff Scotland and Orff Schulwerk, find out about classes and events and provide lots of different ways for you to keep in touch with us.  Most …

Edinburgh Commission

Pete Baynes, committee member of SOSA, has been commissioned by Edinburgh Council to create a new training video around creativity through music, dance and gardening. This follows a successful year-long residency in an Edinburgh school nursery. This work is currently scheduled for January 2016.
Orff Scotland instruments

Discovering Orff

I first discovered the Orff Schulwerk approach to Music, Dance and Speech Education during Easter holiday workshops that were held in the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in 2008. I remember feeling instantly inspired by the creativity of my Orff Schulwerk teachers (Sofia Lopez-Ibor and Nanna Hlif Ingvadottir) as my group and I were weaved through an imaginative musical journey. Afterwards, …