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Choral Workshop

  • Church of the Ascension 1133 North LaSalle Drive Chicago, IL, 60610 United States (map)

SCHEDULE

• 8:30 am Refreshments and Greetings -- St. Michael Hall

• 9:00 am BENJAMIN RIVERA: Choral Warm-Ups/Choral Tone Basics/Amateur Voices

• 9:30 am PAUL FRENCH: Choral Warm-Ups/Improving Choral Sound/Quick Fixes

• 10:00 am BENJAMIN RIVERA: Three Seasonal Choral Anthems that Work

(Advent/Christmas/Epiphany)/Planning and Executing an Effective Rehearsal

(score preparation – pitch, rhythm, diction – time management – anticipating/fixing problems)

• 10:45 am Break for coffee, conversation & questions

• 11:00 am PAUL FRENCH: Three Seasonal Choral Anthems that Work (Lent/Easter/Pentecost)

(score preparation – pitch, rhythm, diction – time management – anticipating/fixing problems)

• 11:45 am Break for coffee, conversation & questions

• 12:00 pm Mini Choral Festival – Church Nave FRENCH and RIVERA

Conducting four of the seasonal anthems – Concluding by 1:00 p.m.

Earlier Event: November 16
Leo Sowerby: Lecture and Recital
Later Event: February 22
Marie Rubis-Bauer