Presentation on theme: "Click to Continue Bishop Mayfield started working with children and music in the early 1990’s. He first started in the school enrichment programs with."— Presentation transcript:
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Bishop Mayfield started working with children and music in the early 1990’s. He first started in the school enrichment programs with African drum and dance. Later he added vocals in a choir form, mixing drumming, choir, and dance. He enjoys teaching children to sing, drum and use movement and then bringing them to the stage or the studio. The children thrive on it!
Click to Continue Osprey School Redway School Kids Come First
Click to Continue In 1995 Bishop started the Osprey School Children’s Choir and Drum Group through the Southern Humboldt Unified School District’s Enrichment Program. (grades K-3) Click on the icon to hear them sing!
Click to Continue Part of the choir practicing for a School Performance. Drummers at an after school practice. After seeing what the Osprey kids had accomplished, Bishop was asked to come to Redway School and start a choir and drum group. (Grades K-6)
Click to Continue Bishop has a great knack for showing children how to sing and dance, and to enjoy the music. The kids love drumming with him and respect the discipline he gives them. They have the most fun when they are at the performances or the recording studio with him. Redway’s Choir and Dancers Redway’s Drum Crew Redway Choir sharing a show with the Arcata Interfaith Gospel Choir. African Dance Show Click to Change Picture
Click to Continue To hear a clip of these kids on a live radio show click the sound icon! Each year Bishop arranges for the kids to record live at the local radio station. Thanks to Redwood Community Radio, (KMUD), and Bishops efforts these kids get the opportunity to experience live radio.
Click to Continue Kids Come First is an after school activity of music and theater founded by Bishop Mayfield in It gives the kids a place to be after school, and teaches them discipline through the arts.
Click to Continue This Old Man I’ve Been Working on the Railroad Click on the title to hear a song. For more information on Bishop Mayfield and the work he is doing with children and music contact him via his website at
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Click to Continue Bishop Mayfield, Photos, Music Clips, and Information Ospery School, Redway School, Kids Come First, Thanks to all the kids and parents! Photos, and lots of Kmud Radio, Live radio sound clip of Everyday People by Sly Stone Music for Little People, Recordings of; This Old Man, I’ve Been Working on the Railroad, Mathilda. Kim Salaway Photos of Bishop (slide 1 & 9) Becka Sheranian Photoshop on Salaway photos, PowerPoint presentation, Sound editing for presentation