Andrea Haddad (M-I)

Rigodon Chantons!

Sing and dance the heritage of New France! With responsorial songs and a few steps of jig, students will trace the life of the voyageurs and the habitant settlers of Old Quebec. At the same time they will experience several traditional musical instruments such as the spoons and accordion, as well as the épinette des Vosges and hurdy gurdy of France.

Format : workshop

Level : Junior – Intermediate 

 

Andrea Haddad is a French teacher and performer with Mariposa In The Schools and plays for the Balfolk French dance community. She is also the author of the program « Rigodon », a program of classroom activities in reflecting Francophone culture of North America