Viola workshops

Viola Workshop

Saturday 20 October 2018, 9.30 am-6.00 pm

Tutor Robin Ireland

Entries by Saturday 22 September please. Late entries accepted if places remain

  • Viola ensemble (music will be posted to you about ten days in advance of the workshop)
Telemann - Concerto No 2 arranged for four violas
Bach arr. Robin Ireland -  Sonata 1 (BWV 1001) for solo violin, 2nd movement, transcribed for four violas
Lutoslawski - Bucolics 5
Haydn arr. Ross Cohen - Trio 1
Gordon Jacob - Suite for Eight Violas, 3rd and 4th movements
Bach arr. Christopher Bunting -  Bourees from the 3rd Suite for solo cello
arr. Sancho Engano - Adagio on a Celtic Melody
Kalinnikov - Chanson Triste
Gershwin - Two Gershwin Favourites

  • Masterclass: Daniel Pett plays Alex Dakin's 'Intermezzo'

  • Listening session. Music for viola ensemble

  • Session. Sound production cont.

  • Untutored viola ensemble playing in small groups

  • 5.00-5.45 pm. Informal recital by Robin with Edward Leung, piano. Additional audience welcomed, please book in advance.
The programme:

Bach - Sonata No 3 BWV 1016 transcribed for viola and piano
Rebecca Clarke - Sonata for Viola and Piano


The cost

Viola workshop players: 35, students 20. This includes the whole day, with refreshments and a buffet lunch

Recital: free for workshop participants. Other audience welcome, please book in advance, 5 donation suggested 
Some bursary support may be available. If the cost of the workshop is a problem, please contact me 
Standard grade 6 or above

Ravenfield is about five minutes from M18 Junction 1. See find us

If you need help with transport from Sheffield, or any other help, please contact us

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