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October 2020

$80

The Basics of Singing (8 times, 9/16-11/4)

Wednesday, October 28, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, November 4

Wednesdays, 4:00-5:00 PM Pacific, September 16-November 4 (eight weeks). Unravel the mysteries of vocal technique with this course on the basics of singing. Cover everything from breathing, to resonance, to vocal health and more. Keep your voice in shape while sheltering in place, and learn some new skills to further your singing and build your voice. Good for beginners and seasoned veterans who want to brush up their skills.

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$80

Advanced Sight-Singing (8 times, 9/16-11/4)

Wednesday, October 28, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM PDT
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Wednesdays, 4:00 PM-5:00 PM Pacific, September 16-November 4. For those who attended Beginning Sight-Singing or have some sight-singing experience. Daniel will enhance the class with tricks and hacks to make sight-singing easier. Sharpen your skills as sight readers and musicians. Class is progressive, so attendance is crucial. Don’t miss this chance to become more proficient at this basic skill. Prerequisite: Beginning Sight Singing (or permission of the teacher).

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$80

Beginning Sight-Singing (8 times, 9/16-11/4)

Wednesday, October 28, 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM PDT
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Wednesdays, 5:15 PM-6:15 PM Pacific, September 16-November 4. Can’t tell the difference between a B♭ and a flat tire? Have you sung in a choir for years and still don’t know what all the “hashtags” (#) mean? Let us unravel the not-so-secret code of good musicianship and sight-reading. We’ll help make your singing experience more enriching and fun by giving you the tools you need to not only help your whole choral experience but enlighten your musicianship skills as well. Each class will progressively cover different aspects of musicianship and sight-singing.

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November 2020

$80

Masterclass 10AM (8-week course, 9/14-11/2)

Monday, November 2, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PST
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Mondays, 10: AM-11:30 AM Pacific, September 14-November 2. Come join a small group of seasoned singers who want to hone their skills and become better at their craft. If you have sung in a local chorus, at church, at events, or even privately, this class will help you find better vocal technique and artistry, and will help you refine your voice and performance skills. (Choose AM or PM, not both.)

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$80

Masterclass 4PM (8-week course, 9/14-11/2)

Monday, November 2, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM PST
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, repeating until Monday, November 2

Mondays, 4:00 PM-5:30 PM Pacific, September 14-November 2. Come join a small group of seasoned singers who want to hone their skills and become better at their craft. If you have sung in a local chorus, at church, at events, or even privately, this class will help you find better vocal technique and artistry, and will help you refine your voice and performance skills. (Choose AM or PM, not both.)

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Learn to Love Lieder (8-week course, 9/16-11/4)

Wednesday, November 4, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM PST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, November 4

Wednesdays, 10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific, September 16-November 4. A new option for Masterclass students; a course in German Lieder. Students will be assigned music by Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann, Franz, Brahms, Wolf, Mahler and R. Strauss. The class will also cover German diction. Learn to love this beautiful art form and appreciate the marriage of poetry and masterfully composed music. Best for more advanced singers, or singers who have taken the Masterclass, and/or have had experience with the German language.

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Susan Waterfall: Debussy Preludes Book One, part I

Friday, November 6, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM PST

Treat your ears and eyes to an in-depth exploration of Debussy’s colorful and captivating Preludes for Piano, Book One, written in 1909-10. Susan Waterfall has assembled memorable historic and current performances. She’ll guide you through the visual and literary images that inspired Debussy to create sound worlds that had never before been imagined.  You can follow along with a score, if you have one, or just allow the music to transport you to the fantasy destinations and to the portraits…

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Side Note Virtual Visit

Friday, November 13, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM PST

Hip. Imaginative. Fun. Fresh. Funky Fresh. Side Note is a group of seven twentysomethings, from wildly different musical backgrounds, who draw on their diversity to create an all-new sound. It’s contemporary a cappella – pushed to the limits of pop, R&B, funk, rock, musical theater and jazz. Side Note will be giving a breakdown of how the group has been running virtual rehearsal and recording sessions during the pandemic. Including a demonstration of at-home recording techniques, feedback sessions, layering individual…

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Susan Waterfall: Debussy Preludes Book One, part II

Friday, November 20, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM PST

This is the second part of Susan Waterfall’s opportunity to treat your ears and eyes to an in-depth exploration of Debussy’s colorful and captivating Preludes for Piano, Book One, written in 1909-10. She has assembled memorable historic and current performances, and will guide you through the visual and literary images that inspired Debussy to create sound worlds that had never before been imagined.  You can follow along with a score, if you have one, or just allow the music to…

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Kim Nalley and Allan Pollack

Saturday, November 21, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM PST

Kim Nalley’s interesting view of Black American Music and her relationship to it will be supplemented by her insights into what made some of the singers from the past so great. There will be musical examples and, hopefully, fun will abound!

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January 2021

Christòpheren Nomura: Boyhood to Broadway

Friday, January 22, 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM PST

Rescheduled to January 22; originally scheduled for October 30. A discussion with baritone Christòpheren Nomura about his journey from the San Francisco Boys Choir to appearing on Broadway, and the various fascinating stops along the way. You might remember Christòpheren from his extraordinary and powerful performances at the 2018 Mendocino Music Festival, of the Brahms Four Serious Songs, and in baritone solos in Beethoven Symphony No. 9.

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