Pam Hetrick

Pam Hetrickhas taught music for over 30 years and is currently an Orff music specialist in Burnaby. She presents Orff Schulwerk workshops frequently in the U.S. and Canada, including National Conferences in both countries. She is Past Co-President of the BC Orff Chapter and served on the American Orff Schulwerk Editorial Board for 10 years. Pam has studied music in Bali, Indonesia, music and dance in Madras, India and was a recipient of the American Gunild Keetman Grant for research on Balinese Tingklik. Performing experience includes steel drum bands, Gamelan Sekar Jaya with whom she toured Indonesia twice, Keith Terry Body Music Ensemble, and currently Adanu Habobo, an African music and dance ensemble. She taught Level 1 at Western Oregon University for two summers and is currently Course Director and Level I Instructor for the Orff Teacher Training Program at Vancouver Community College, for the 11th year. Pam received the 2014 BCMEA Music Educator Award.