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Bach was noted for his prowess on the pedals (amongst so much else!)
This class, on the exciting new organ at Manchester Cathedral, is for anyone who enjoys the music of Bach and his immediate predecessors such as Buxtehude. There will be a particular emphasis on the more flamboyant end of the repertoire. Dr John Scott Whiteley is noted for his interpretations of Bach, and performed the complete works on BBC TV some years ago: http://www.johnscottwhiteley.com/about-project
Bring pieces, especially those with pedal solos, for expert technical guidance and musical inspiration!
Playing level: Grade 5 to diploma
Recommended reading: Bach's Feet (especially pp.247-267), David Yearsley https://www.cambridge.org/core/books/bachs-feet/248665665F130D52EB30F828678B3D64
Fee: £47 member; £57 non-member; £25 observer place, member; £35 observer place, non-member