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Saturday 14th October 2017 (14:00 – 16:00)

Improve your Playing

Christ Church, Great Ayton, N. Yorks TS9 6AA
David Baker, Robin Harrison

If you already play the organ, and would like to improve any aspect of your playing, come along for some expert guidance from Robin Harrison and Prof. David Baker.

This 2-hour workshop, for just six players plus observers, will cover:
> pedalling
> fingering
> registration
> hymn playing
> simple improvisation
> sight-reading
> repertoire

What to bring:
> the organ tutor book you are currently using (or a suitable keyboard piece)
> a full-music edition hymnbook, or The Organist's Hymnbook by Anne Marsden Thomas
> plus paper/pencil
> a sheet of manuscript paper
> suitable organ shoes

Residents of Great Ayton should reserve a place by emailing David Baker; others should book via this website.

Fee: £30 RCO Members; £35 non-members (£10/£12 observer places also available)

Book online