'Medieval Music for Instruments: Playing and Improvising'

Jun 26 2010
Jun 26 2010

Location(s)

St. Mark's Episcopal Church
118 3rd St. SE
Washington, DC
United States
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Performers and/or Faculty: 
Constance Whiteside, medieval harp, director Armonia Nova; Craig Resta, vielle

This workshop will explore the performance of French music from the Middle Ages - a time when France was the epicenter of cutting edge music.  Emphasis will be on learning historically informed playing style and on improvisation, which was central to performance of music during this time.  Open to plucked string, bowed string, and wind instruments.
Presented By: 
The Washington Early Music Festival
Phone: 
571-482-9052
Pricing
Cost: 
$25/$10auditors
Discount to EMA Members: 
No
Contact Person: 
Constance Whiteside
Contact Address: 
106 Jim Lane Road
Contact City: 
Scottsville
Contact State/Province: 
VA
Contact Country: 
USA
Contact Phone Number: 
434-286-9004
Contact Email: 
cwHarps@ix.netcom.com