Group Woodwind Instruments
Start date: 15th Jan 2020
Time: 19:00 - 20:00
Duration: 10 weeks
Tutor: Katie Vedder
Course code: 20SP93
This course is for; learners who want to improve their musicianship on a woodwind instrument. During this course, a verity of music will be played on your instrument with your peers. The class will split into two groups. Group one will focus on learning specifics on your instrument, the fundamentals of music and playing with other people. Group two will focus on chamber music, using your ears to make artistic decisions and improving individual technique.
Group 1 and 2 will be split up during the first session or by email in advance. Group 1 will be for people learning something completely new. Group 2 is for people with past experience on their instrument.
For the first session students will need; your instrument of choice – flute, clarinet, saxophone, oboe, bassoon. French horn welcomed but only in group 2.
Additional Costs; If you do not have an instrument but would like to participate still, instruments can be rented from the Music House in Harrogate and many other locations.
The course will cover; How to get started on your instrument, how to read music and how to play in harmony with other instruments. Both group one and two will play a verity of music from classical, to jazz to theatre.
By the end of the course students should be able to more confidently play their instrument. Read both jazz and classical music. Tune and play with an ensemble.