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Friday 16th June 2017 (14:30 – 17:30)

Cantantibus organis: Masterclass with Prof. Kimberly Marshall

St Swithun, Church Street, Worcester WR1 2RH
Andrew McCrea

Following her lunchtime recital at St Swithun's (13:10, free of charge), Prof. Kimberly Marshall (Goldman Professor in Organ, Arizona State University, USA), a renowned expert on Medieval and Renaissance music, will coach players in the music of these periods and in particular on English organ music of the Tudor period.

The masterclass will use the RCO's Wetheringsett Organ, Goetze & Gwynn's reconstruction of an early Tudor organ dating from 2002. See this link for information on the organ (and on the related instrument called the Wingfield Organ): https://www.rco.org.uk/library_tudor_organ.php 

Apply to play in Kimberley's masterclass (five places available for organists of all ages) by booking through this webpage or book as an observer for this special event.

A useful source from which to select suitable muisc is Prof. Marshall's Historical Organ Technique and Repertoire Vol. 9 available from the publisher at www.wayneleupold.com

 

Fee: £35 (RCO members)/£40 for particpants; £7.50 for observers

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