Tutor/Facilitator Mary Therese Melcherts
Date: on/from Thu 15 Feb 2024 to end year
Class time: 12:00-2:30
Middle Park, Bowling Club
Continued playing of a wide range of styles of multi-part recorder music, together with further development of recorder playing technique, knowledge of musical forms and styles, and knowledge of music theory. We will play in public when opportunities arise, but performance is not a priority.
REQUIREMENTS: Some experience of playing recorder is preferred. If not, experience on another musical instrument is a pre-requisite. Also the ability to sight read rhythm and pitch.
NOTE: The consort is enrolled as a member of the Victorian Recorder Guild.
TUTOR: Mary is a former teacher of piano and has a BA (Music) from another lifetime. She has been playing recorder for 13 years and has been a member of Ballarat U3A under June Johnstone. She was also in Quinta, a quintet formed from members of the U3A group. While in Ballarat she undertook groups of beginners. She is passionate about the recorder, its history and historic repertoire as well as a more modern application. She is a member of the Victorian Recorder Guild and regularly attends events.
No Class on 25 April