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Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 3:45-7:00 pm

Mini Workshop with Alison Crum

At the home of Jillian Samant
26 East 22nd, #9
New York City

Master Class Participants, $50.00; auditors, $20.00
Consort Player Participant $50.00; Consort Player Auditor, $20.00
Workshop and Consort Player Participant $75.00; Workshop and Consort Player Auditor, $20.00

Schedule Master Class: 3:45pm – 5:15pm
Consort Playing: 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Alison Crum has been called 'the doyenne of British viol teachers', and has a worldwide reputation for her teaching skills. She has a busy schedule of teaching in the UK, Professor of Viola da gamba at Trinity College of Music London, and holding teaching posts also at West Dean College, (where she teaches apprentice viol makers, and supervises them on the practical details of setting up their instruments) and at many British universities including Birmingham and Edinburgh. She also gives private lessons and group coaching in many parts of the country including London, Oxford, Derby, Leeds and Devon. Further afield she teaches on a regular basis in Germany, Belgium and Italy, and in many parts of the USA. She has also made several visits to Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Hong Kong, and Israel. Crum is President of the Viola da Gamba Society of Great Britain, She directs many courses for viol players, including the International Viol Summer School, attracting players from all over the world, and has published a series of graded music books centred around her highly acclaimed textbook Play the Viol - now in its 5th reprint. Her second book, The Viol Rules was published in November 2009. 

More Information
• First come, first served for players and auditors.
• If you are a participant in one event you may audit the other for free.
• Please contact Stanley Dorn dorns@newschool.edu immediately to register.  

Reminder: You must be a paid-up member of the Society in order to register for this event.

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There are two ways to register for the workshop:

• To register by mail:
Download the registration form by clicking on the link in the colored band below. Fill it out and send it with your payment to Stanley Dorn, 121 W. 131 St,. apt 1, NYC 10027, NY.

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     Instrument Treble Tenor Bass
    Level of Proficiency Intermediate Advanced
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