Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement​

OSANSW is a professional association of educators dedicated to the creative music and movement pedagogy developed by Carl Orff and Gunild Keetman in the 1950’s. 


Our association mission is to:

  • demonstrate the value of Orff Schulwerk and promote its use
  • encourage and support the professional development of our members
  • foster opportunities for the professional exchange of ideas and research
  • promote the growth and development of Orff Schulwerk within an Australian context
  • continually evolve and update events and resources to reflect current practice