Adult Chamber Music Retreat Weekend
Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick, August 11 to 13, 2017
Join us on the beautiful Mount Allison campus for a weekend of inspired chamber music-making! This workshop is designed for adults who have played their instrument for a few years and who would like to improve their playing, ensemble skills, and spend the weekend with like-minded musicians from the Atlantic region.
Friday, August 11:
6:30pm Welcome/Group warm-up
7:30pm Large Instrument Groups/Choirs
9:30pm Good night!
Saturday, August 12:
9am Group Warm-ups
9:30am Small Ensemble Coaching or rehearsals
10:30am Small Ensemble coaching or rehearsals
11:30am Special topic workshop(s)
12pm Lunch break
1pm Ventus Machina mini-performance
2pm Private lessons,etc.
4pm Yoga class – gentle stretches and breathing exercises with teacher Charlotte Love
5pm Supper Break
Sunday, August 13:
9:30am Group warm-up
10am Large Ensemble Rehearsals
11am Lessons, coaching, rehearsal, practise time
2pm Workshop participants’ recital
Open to Public - admission by donation
- registration fee is $195, which includes a WMW t-shirt and a VM CD
- meals and accommodation will be the responsibility of the participants. Lights snacks and beverages will be provided at break times. A list of housing options is available by request
- **limited supplies and minor repairs will be available on site during the weekend (reeds, cleaning supplies, reed cases, etc.)
**Please return completed form and payment by email (email transfers accepted) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Or by regular mail to: Ventus Machina, 94 rue Chianti, Dieppe, NB E1A 9A9
Any further questions can be answered directly by Christie Goodwin (506) 381-7769.