STANDARD: UPPER INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED
Explore the wind ensemble music of Vienna and Bohemia 1780-1820. Period instrument specialists from Boxwood & Brass will guide you through works by Mozart, Beethoven and Krommer as well as historical transcriptions of operatic and symphonic music. There will be a workshop for players of natural horn and those interested to try it! We are looking for oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn players of a confident grade 6 to conservatoire level, on modern and/or period instruments (A=430 or 440). Students will leave with a broader knowledge of the repertoire for harmonie and the ensemble playing skills it requires, with a particular emphasis on opera transcriptions. You will also have the chance to learn the basics of classical period
performing style and hear or try period instruments.
Tutor website: www.boxwoodandbrass.co.uk
Resident: £280 Non-Resident: £205 Code: 17/284