For 25 years, Billy Jonas, performer, singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and educator, has perfected the art of the neo-tribal hootenanny around the globe – original songs performed with a generous dose of audience participation. Jonas performs using voice, guitar, and industrial
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Bangin' and Sangin' with Billy Jonas (performances and workshops)
In his educational concerts, Billy Jonas helps students discover the music within common items … and within themselves. His concerts inform and inspire the audience to be aware of the environment around them, including one another.
EVERYBODY’S IN THE BAND (Elementary) – This program is all about participation! Concerts include sing-a-longs, bang-a-longs, and an improvised song with audience...
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Available year round
minimum 15′ x 15′ space
Your site: school, library, theater
$800 for one performance; $700 each for two same day, same site.
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Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.
Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse formats and media, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.
Understand global, interdisciplinary, and 21st century connections with music.
Use singing, playing and/or moving to respond to a variety of musical ideas.
Recognize the relationships between music and concepts from other areas.
Understand how humans can have positive and negative effects on the environment.
David Platts, Lancaster County School District, 300 South Catawba ST, Lancaster, SC; 803-320-0796
Nancy Corbin, Spartanburg Day School, 1701 Skylyn DR, Spartanburg, SC 29307; 864-582-7539
Anna Moore, Lacy Elementary, 1820 Ridge RD, Raleigh, NC 27607; 919-881-4920
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