September 17 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm PST
Silver and Gold: Henricus Isaac’s Amazing Mass with Adam Gilbert
We will play movements of Henricus Isaac’s Missa Argentum et aurum, which contains some amazing hidden and in-your-face symbolism, and is a joy to play.
Playing Level: Intermediate III & IV
October - There will be no workshop this month.
November 12 2022 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm PST
The Art of Shakuhachi: Japanese Bamboo Flute with Alcvin Ryuzen Ramos
Explore the beauty of music written for Shakuhachi on your recorder. In this workshop, Alcvin will share his knowledge about the shakuhachi Japanese bamboo flute. He will talk about the historical, spiritual, and musical significance of the shakuhachi in Japanese culture and guide students in how shakuhachi is played, learned, and constructed in Japan. Finally, Alcvin will teach the recorder students different melodies from various genres within the Japanese music world: zen meditation music, folk music, and modern. Sheet music will be supplied for each piece.
Registration: Opening in mid-October