Individual Teaching Artists

Individual Teaching Artists

Local teaching artists not affiliated with any one organization, who have gone through local training processes and selection programs including Orlando Repertory Theatre’s ELTA program and the State of Florida State Touring program.



The Science of Sound: Exploring Science Through Musical Instrumentation


Program Description

In this 5 session residency, students explore the connections between science and music by studying and creating musical instruments.

Specifically, students will construct and use instruments to demonstrate their understanding of pitch, frequency, wavelength and timbre.  The residency culminates in students undertaking an arts design challenge.

Chris Kahl, musician and teaching artist, will lead


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Program Detail

Program type: Residency (including Camps)
Artistic Discipline: Music
Cultural Origin: Other
Subject: Fine Arts: Music, Math, Science
Population Served Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Available to present year-round

Available times:

45 mins per class

Space / technical requirements:

The presentation can take place in a classroom or media center. The presenter will provide his own musical equipment. School is responsible for providing equipment to display a power-point slideshow.


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Fees / Ticketing:

$500 (includes 5 classroom residency sessions- an optional share-formance session can be added)

Supporting Materials

Science of Sound Residency Plan


Cancellation Policy