April 21, Saturday, Sm(organs)bord
Saturday morning workshops
St. Stephen United Methodist Church
6800 Sardis Road, Charlotte, NC 28270
JW Pepper will have music displays for choir, organ, and sacred piano in the narthex.
Beverages and light refreshments will be provided.
Also Free CD's will be given away!
"The mission of the American Guild of Organists is to enrich lives through organ and choral music." If you would like more information about how to join our chapter or to renew your membership, please find
information on our "Join Our Chapter" page. Let us welcome you!
To contact us:
American Guild of Organists
P. O. Box 454
Davidson, NC 28036
9:00-10:00 Choral Techniques
Whether you work with an aging choir
or a children’s ensemble, John will
show you ways to maximize your
choir’s potential through vocal and
10:15-11:15 The Organ and Your Body
How do you navigate between the complexity of the organ and your own comfort? Are you enjoying pain-free playing? In this Feldenkrais® workshop we will develop your ability to play with greater ease and efficiency. Brenda Sorkin has over 30 years of experience in movement education. For more information see: www.movementdialogues.com
11:30-12:30 Hymn Playing Reminders
David Craighead always said, "90% of teaching is reminding." We will look at examples of tunes and texts from various stylistic periods, as well as registration, tempo, breathing, and phrasing relative to each.
2018 Summer Series Recitals are almost here!
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