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Saturday 13th October 2018 (10:00 – 12:00)

Getting Started on the Organ

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

If you're roughly Grade 5 piano and have often wondered how an organ works and if you could play one, this class/workshop is for you.

The workshop will cover:
> how to use the pedals
> how to adapt your piano fingering
> which stops to use
> simple improvising

Bring any keyboard piece you know, or a full-music edition hymnbook, plus paper/pencil and suitable shoes

Robin Harrison and Prof. David Baker will help you to lay strong foundations for fast progress on the organ

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

Observer places will be made available once sufficient players have registered.

Fee: £30 RCO Members; £35 non-members (£10/£12 observer places will be made available at a later date)

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