American Recorder Society - Event Information

Event Name:The Port Townsend Early Music Workshop
Event Type(s):Workshop
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Meet our wonderful Faculty,    
and see what's on offer for this year's classes!


Recorder Consort and Technique
​Viol Consort and Technique
Viols and Voices (Wendy Gillespie)
​Recorder Orchestra (Peter Seibert)
Paul Leenhouts - Master Class for Recorder; "Reels, Jigs, Airs, & Laments"
Adam Gilbert - Early Winds (Ensemble Technique); Symbolism in Renaissance Music; Anno 1517 (Isaac)
​Jack Ashworth - Oberon, Dido, and King Arthur; Isaac - Musician to Maximilian and the Medici
Miyo Aoki - You're On! Reading from Original Notation; Recycled Melodies (Good for you, Good for the Environment!)
Alison Melville - Spotlight on Van Eyck; Consort Music from the Underdogs (If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium)
Peter Seibert - The Language of Jazz
Ellen Seibert - Beginning Viol
Wendy Gillespie - A Time for Peace (Settings of Da pacem domino by Lassus, da Rore, Ferrabosco, and others) 
Rotem Gilbert - Panciatichi 27 (a 15th c. Northern Italian manuscript of devotional sacred songs); Buzz Away! (German music for soft capped and uncapped reeds, and sackbuts)
Clea Galhano - Multicultural Melodies (World popular melodies in Renaissance, Baroque, and Contemporary music); Ave Maria Through Time
Joanna Blendulf - White and Lawes (6-part Anthems, and gorgeous Fantasias); Byrd Songs (for viol players - music from the 1611 collection)
Nina Stern - Music of the Trecento (arranging music from the 14th c. Faenza Codex by adding improvisations, harmony, and percussion); Introduction to Armenian Music (Medieval Chants, Traditional Dances, and Songs)
​Consort Coaching!  Vicki Boeckman, Wendy Gillespie, and Peter Seibert will be available to coach ensembles that are already established.
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Event Date:07-09-17 - 07-15-17
Location:University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA

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