In the 16th century collegia musica arose as gatherings of musicians who studied & performed for enjoyment. Whether singing or playing a Renaissance instrument, keep the tradition alive! Discover & share repertoire in a setting of mixed instruments & voices. Get advice on technique & ornamentation, hone intonation & ensemble skills, uncover principles of voice leading & doubling, & more.
Prerequisite: Recorder Level 3 or the equivalent - generally - advanced ability on both C and F instruments and sight-reading at a high level (reading independent notes and complex rhythms without assistance). Permission of instructor required.
Daily individual practice between classes is an important part of successful music instruction.
This is a school year length course that begins in late September/early October and continues through early June. Students are automatically rolled over into winter & spring term, with tuition due the first day of the new term. Winter begins week of 1/9/17, Spring begins week of 4/3/17.
Enroll in two or more Renaissance classes for just $100 each per term!
Need-based scholarship assistance available. Call CMC or visit our website at www.CommunityMusicCenter.org for more information.
There will be class the week of Thanksgiving, on November 23rd.
There will be a recital on the last day of each term (Fall: 11/30/16; Winter: 3/15/17; Spring: 6/7/17).
Last day of class for Fall Term is November 30th. Fee has been prorated for 9 classes.
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