R/EMM

Our Program

The teaching program for Recorders/Early Music MetroWest

Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street, Concord MA
Directions
Please park on Elm, Main or River Streets; kindly do not block the driveways of Trinity’s neighbors. Trinity Episcopal Church is fully handicap-accessible.

Annual Membership $100, $80 for seniors, students and low-income. Membership forms available at every meeting.

Expected playing levels for our consorts

• Advanced: play SATB, read Alto up & bass clef on Tenor; excellent rhythm/recovery skills; can play 1 on a part with accuracy and stylistic understanding; can play in full chromatic range of the instrument; can count in larger note values

• High Intermediate: play SATB, read Alto up; good rhythm/recovery skills; can play 1 on a part up to 5-part polyphony if not very complex; don’t mind being doubled in tricky pieces; can play in most sharps/flats; can count in larger note values

• Intermediate: play 3 of 4 sizes, working on Alto up or Bass; good rhythm/recovery skills; can play 1 on a part in straighforward homophony; happy to be doubled in polyphonic pieces; able to play in keys up to 3 sharps or flats

• Low Intermediate: Play 1 or 2 sizes; may be learning other fingerings; shaky rhythm/recovery skills; can play 1 on a part in straighforward homophony; prefers to be doubled in polyphonic pieces; able to play in keys up to 2 sharps or flats

Our 2018-2019 Season:

Saturday, September 8, 2018 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Spanish Music — Encina to Guerrero
Coaches: Lisle Kulbach, Carol Lewis, Sheila Beardslee
PLUS Choral Morning with Jay Lane
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
Choral Morning $18; $12 for REMM Members
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Wednesday, September 5.

Saturday, October 13, 2018 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Music from Venice
Coaches: Sarah Cantor, Héloïse Degrugillier, John Tyson, Sheila Beardslee
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursday, October 11.

Saturday, November 17, 2018 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Music the Pilgrims ran away from
Coaches: Lisle Kulbach, Carol Lewis, Dan Meyers, Sheila Beardslee
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursday, November 15.

Saturday, December 8, 2018 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Winter Festival consort session & grande bande
Coaches: Sarah Cantor, Eric Haas, Sheila Beardslee
Consort visitors $10 — REMM Members FREE
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursday, December 6.

Saturday, January 12, 2019 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Baroque motets
Coaches: Eric Haas, Lisle Kulbach, Dan Meyers, Sheila Beardslee
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursday, January 10.

Saturday, February 9, 2019 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Medieval Music
Coaches: Eric Haas, Na’ama Lion, Sheila Beardslee
PLUS Choral Morning: Exploring Cantigas with Cristi Catt
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
Choral Morning $18; $12 for REMM Members
to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursday, February 7.

Saturday, March 9, 2019 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
The French Chanson
Coaches: Lisle Kulbach, Na’ama Lion, John Tyson, Sheila Beardslee
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursday, March 7.

Saturday, April 13, 2019 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Dutch Masters
Coaches: Carol Lewis, Na’ama Lion, Dan Meyers, Sheila Beardslee
PLUS Choral Morning with Michael Barrett
Consort visitors $15 — REMM Members FREE
Choral Morning $18; $12 for REMM Members
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Wednesday, April 10.

Saturday, May 11, 2019 — 9:30 am-12:15 pm
Spring Celebration consort session & grande bande
Coaches: Eric Haas, Lisle Kulbach, Sheila Beardslee
Consort visitors $10 — REMM Members FREE
RSVP to sheilabb AT verizon.net by noon on Thursdau, May 9.

 

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