Apr 3, 2012, 1:59 AM
EARLY MUSIC WORKSHOP
Come-and-Sing Early Music: Ockeghem to Palestrina, led by Giles Turner, 21 April, Stamford
Saturday, 21st April, Stamford, Lincs, Barn Hill Methodist Church, from 2 p.m.
Come and explore the development of vocal polyphony from its Flemish masters, Ockeghem and Josquin through to its zenith in Rome in the early 17th Century with Palestrina and Victoria. This workshop is being led by Giles Turner, Musical Director of the Kingfisher Chorale and an expert in early music, including the works of Willaert.
Workshop: 2 - 5 p.m.; 5 p.m. teas; 6 p.m. performance
Workshop tickets: £10 (£8 concessions; £3 students; free to accompanied children); Performance only (audience tickets): £8 to include tea; £5 without tea. From Stamford Arts Centre - www.stamfordartscentre.com, Tel. 01780 763203, or on the door.
Trinity (Barn Hill) Methodist Church, Stamford PE9 2AE, is 5 minutes on foot from Stamford Station. The workshop is being organised by Music at St Martin's, a Registered Charity (No. 1124920) that promotes musical events and raises funds for the maintenance and repair of St. Martinís Church, Stamford. www.musicatstmartins.org.uk
(This post was edited by Helen Chew on Apr 3, 2012, 2:14 AM)